BA (Hons), BTh, DD
Bishop William Wright has been the bishop of Maitland-Newcastle since June 2011. He was formerly a priest of the Archdiocese of Sydney since 1977. In addition to parish appointments, he was the Vice-Rector of St Patrick’s Seminary, Manly and lectured in Church History. He has been Assistant Secretary to the Australian Catholic Bishops Conference and Chair of the Sydney Archdiocesan Catholic Schools Board.