100th General Assembly, 1st Regular Session
Perry, Ste. Genevieve, St. Francois
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Health and Mental Health Policy
Special Committee on Aging
MO House of Representatives
201 West Capitol Avenue
Jefferson City MO 65101
Representative Dale Wright, a Republican, represents portions of St. Francois, Ste. Genevieve, and Perry Counties (District 116) in the Missouri House of Representatives. He was elected to his first two-year term in November 2018.
In addition to his legislative duties, Wright is a healthcare executive, business owner, and partner of the Actalur Group, LLC, a healthcare consulting company, and Angle Medical Solutions, a pharmaceutical and medical device distributor. During his 45 years in the industry, he has received the Rising Star Award from Cardinal Healthcare, Manager of the Year from Health Services Corporation of America, and Healthcare Executive of the Year from Allegiance Healthcare. Wright was also named to the Who’s Who of American Healthcare Executives.
Wright has been a member of the Farmington City Council, the MCII Sheltered Workshop Board, the Mineral Area College Foundation Board, the Missouri Hospital Association’s Purchasing Council Board and the Farmington Police Personnel Board. He has volunteered with the Boy Scouts of America, the PTA, Big Brothers, and The American Heart Association.
Wright is a graduate of Farmington High School. He graduated from the Mineral Area College in 1973 with an ABA.
Born in St. Louis, Wright was raised in Farmington where he currently resides with his wife, Denise. They have three children, Andrea, Aaron, and Stephanie, ten grandchildren, and one great grandson. They attend The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints.
Prohibits law enforcement officers from releasing persons from custody during or immediately preceding the delivery of medical care or psychiatric care in a hospital where the person is receiving treatment unless certain conditions are met