Yvonne Wilson

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Yvonne Wilson
Missouri State Senate District 9
Former member
Term in office began
2005
Term in office ended
2011
Political party Democratic
Profession Legislator
Yvonne Wilson (b. March 22, 1929) was a Democratic member of the Missouri State Senate from 2005-2011. She represented the 9th District.

Wilson earned her B.S. from Lincoln University in 1950. She went on to receive her M.A. in Sociology from the University of Missouri at Kansas City in 1971. She then earned her MED in 1976.

Wilson was a Teacher Consultant for the Education School District from 1963 to 1969. She then worked as Teacher/Principal for the School District of Kansas City, Missouri, from 1950 to 1982. From 1982 to 1985 she was Director of Elementary Education. She also worked as a Consultant/Program Director for Metropolitan Community Colleges from 1985 to 1990. She then worked as Director of the Bruce R. Watkins Cultural Heritage Center until 1995.

Wilson served in the Missouri State House of Representatives from 1963 to 1969. She later joined the Missouri State Senate in 2004. She has served in that position since, representing the 9th District.

Wilson and her husband, James, have had three children.

Committee assignments

While a member of the Missouri State Senate, Wilson served on the following committees:

Elections

2008

On November 4, 2008, Lembke won re-election to the 9th District Seat in the Missouri State Senate unopposed.[1]

Missouri State Senate, District 9 (2008)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Yvonne Wilson (D) 59,589 100.0%

2004

On November 2, 2004, Wilson won election to the 9th District Seat in the Missouri State Senate unopposed.[2]

Missouri State Senate, District 89 (2004)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Yvonne Wilson (D) 56,781 100.0%

2002

On November 5, 2002, Wilson won re-election to the 42nd District Seat in the Missouri House of Representatives unopposed.[3]

Missouri House of Representatives, District 85 (2002)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Yvonne Wilson (D) 7,536 100.0%

Campaign donors

In 2008, Wilson collected $36,500 in donations.[4]

Her five largest contributors in 2008 were:

Donor Amount
Missouri Hospital Association $1,800
Missouri Association of Realtors $1,350
Missouri State Medical Association $1,350
Hallmark Cards $1,350
Penn National Gaming $1,350

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Missouri State Senate District 9
2005–2011
Succeeded by
Shalonn Curls (D)