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 to ensure our local assets, whether they are facilities or open space, are improved and protected, and that Council services are responsive to community needs and delivered efficiently. Cr Wilson is a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and is Hobsons Bay’s Women’s Charter Champion. She is a board member of the Western Region Football League and Communities that Care (focused on young people).
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 and Deputy Mayor in 2015-16. Cr Wilson is currently serving her second term as Deputy Mayor in 2019-20.