|Missouri State Senate District 9|
| Term in office began|
| Term in office ended|
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.
While a member of the Missouri State Senate, Wilson served on the following committees:
|Missouri State Senate, District 9 (2008)|
|Yvonne Wilson (D)||59,589||100.0%|
|Missouri State Senate, District 89 (2004)|
|Yvonne Wilson (D)||56,781||100.0%|
|Missouri House of Representatives, District 85 (2002)|
|Yvonne Wilson (D)||7,536||100.0%|
In 2008, Wilson collected $36,500 in donations.
Her five largest contributors in 2008 were:
|Missouri Hospital Association||$1,800|
|Missouri Association of Realtors||$1,350|
|Missouri State Medical Association||$1,350|
|Penn National Gaming||$1,350|
- Yvonne Wilson's personal website
- Yvonne Wilson's official Missouri Senate member page
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Legislative Profile from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign Contributions: 2011, 2008, 2006, 2004, 2002, 2000
|Missouri State Senate District 9
| Succeeded by|
Shalonn Curls (D)