Cr Wilson has worked as a consultant in workplace diversity issues including equal opportunity, bullying and flexible work practices. She has also been a manager of volunteers, as well as a policy officer on volunteering issues. With her family, she enjoys outdoor adventures such as bush camping, bushwalking and cycling and she is a keen football lover, supporting the Altona Vikings and the Western Bulldogs. Cr Wilson believes in upholding good governance and working positively with colleagues and the community to deliver a range of outcomes in open space, biodiversity, waste and litter management, integrated transport, planning strategies and ageing well.
Cr Wilson is the co-chair for the Integrated Transport Advisory Committee and the Environmental Sustainability Advisory Committee. Cr Wilson has been a Councillor since 2012 and served as Mayor in 2013-14 and 2016-17.