Wilson was appointed as a Special Representative to the Eastern Territory June 2021. She served as an Education Representative at the William W. Winpisinger Education and Technology Center since February 2020. She began her career as a Plastic Operator at OSRAM Sylvania in 1991 and over time advanced to become a Plastics Quality Technician where she inspected plastic automotive components using a variety of sophisticated measuring devices.
Wilson was elected as Vice President of Local 993 in 2002, and then served as President of her Local from 2003 until 2014. In 2014, she became a Business Representative for District 65. As a Business Representative, she was responsible for organizing, negotiating, educating and servicing the membership in Local Lodges in New York and Pennsylvania. Wilson represented members in the automotive, healthcare and manufacturing sectors.