Term Ends: 2020
Wilson is a 1988 graduate of Louisiana State University, where she received a bachelor’s degree in criminal justice with a minor in philosophy. In 1991, she received her law degree from the Paul Hebert Law Center at LSU.
Since 2014, Wilson has served as a judge for Division F of the 14th Judicial District Court. She was the first African American woman to be elected as a district judge in Calcasieu Parish.
Prior to becoming a judge, Wilson worked for both the Calcasieu and Allen Parish District Attorney’s offices. She was recently appointed to a four-year term on the Judiciary Commission.
She was elected in April 2014. She was re-elected in 2014 for a term beginning on January 1, 2015 and expiring on December 31, 2020.