Dr. Charlie Wilson elected to Smyrna School Board
Dr. Charlie Wilson, Associate Dean for Academics in the College of Agriculture, Science and Technology, recently won an election to become a member of the Smyrna Board of Education.
In the May 11 election, Dr. Wilson outdistanced his opponent Diane Eastburn 660-387 to win a five-year term on the board.
“I’m excited for the opportunity to serve the Smyrna-Clayton community in this capacity,” Dr. Wilson said. “I will be guided by the principle of doing what is in the best interests of the students.”
Dr. Wilson, a resident of Smyrna, is a Class of 1984 alumnus of Del State, who later earned a Ph.D. in Molecular Biology at the University of Delaware.
Dr. Wilson began teaching in the Department of Biological Science in 1997. Prior to his current Associate Dean position, his 24-year Del State career included two years as the department chair and one year as the interim dean of the then-College of Mathematics, Natural Sciences and Technology.