Ron Wright Appointed Tax Assessor/Collector
Ron Wright was appointed Tarrant County Tax Assessor/ Collector by the Commissioners court today. The Commissioners voted unanimously to approve the appointment. He was appointed to replace Betsy Price who is running for Mayor of Ft. Worth.
Wright lives in Arlington, and is Chief of Staff for Congressman Joe Barton (R-Tx6). He formerly served 8 years on the Arlington City Council and as Mayor Pro empore. Wright will serve in the Tax Assessor/ Collector position until December of 2012. It is anticpated that he will run for the position.