Wilson running for school board – Area 2


Mike Wilson is running unopposed for the Anderson School District One Board of Trustees Area 2 seat. He has served as a member of the board directors for the Anderson Area Chamber of Commerce, Innovate Anderson, Senior Solutions, Anderson Area YMCA, and the Anderson County United Way.

Also, he is a former president of the Wren Youth Association. He is a current board member of the Tri County Tech Foundation, South Carolina Independent Colleges and Universities and the Governor’s School of the Arts Foundation.

He also is the immediate past-president of the Anderson Rotary Club.

Wilson is a native of Anderson County. He attended Furman University and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in political science in 1988. He also holds an MBA from Winthrop University where he graduated with honors. He is a graduate of Leadership Anderson, Riley Institute’s Diversity Leadership Initiative, and Leadership South Carolina. He currently works as a District Manager for Duke Energy.

Wilson and his wife Jill have three children: Sarah – age 15, Owen – 13, and Eli – 10. They reside in the Piedmont community of Anderson County. Mike is an avid outdoorsman and enjoys hunting, fishing, and coaching youth sports.