Officer Danelle Wright grew up in Martinsville, Virginia where she graduated from Martinsville High School in 2002. She continued her educational career at the University of Virginia and acquired a Bachelors in Spanish and a Masters of Science in Education from Old Dominion University. Danelle has taught Spanish for both Newport News Public School and Martinsville City Public School Systems. She was previously a member of the Newport News Police Department and now has joined and enjoys the Smithfield Police Department.
Danelle enjoys spending time with friends and family, shopping, reading, learning different languages and cultures, traveling, cooking, eating, horseback riding, zip lining, white water rafting, singing, and playing musical instruments.