Wilson is the on-site facilities coordinator for the NCCOS Cooperative Oxford Lab.
Entering the Navy in 1985, Wilson served 20 years and retired as a Chief Petty Officer on June 1, 2005. Shortly after his retirement Wilson was formally trained as a financial advisor after being hired by a private firm. Realizing that he missed public service, he was hired by Veterans Affairs in 2009 as the Louisville Regional Office Support Services Division Chief. Wilson was previously the lab manager at NCCOS Charleston laboratories.
Wilson earned his graduate degree from Indiana Wesleyan University.