Anthony Cortright Sr

Senior Assistant Director, Employer Engagement
University Staff
TEMPE Campus


Toni Cortright is the Assistant Director of Employer Engagement, Technology at W.P. Carey School of Business. He served over 20 years in the military as a Telecommunications Operations Chief in the United States military educating and leading Soldiers.  Toni has received 3 Bronze Stars (4th highest-ranking award in a combat zone) for efforts in Iraq and Afghanistan.  After retiring from military service in 2015, he changed careers to focus his leadership skills on the business of talent.  His role as a recruiter helped Veterans, and College students start new careers at the two Fortune 500 companies he was a part of.  At W. P. Carey he works directly with firms in the technology industry, to help them assess, plan and execute the most effective, innovative and strategic ways to find the talent they need. Toni is a pathfinder and a team player who loves connecting and building relationships with employers and students. 


Toni holds a B.S. in Business Management, a Masters in Business Administration and a certificate in Hospitality Management.