Douglas Wilson has worked in the political arena and community outreach for more than 16 years.
In 2014, Wilson served as the late Senator Kay Hagan's State Political Director. He also served as a Regional Field Director for President Barack Obama’s campaign in the SC Democratic Primary, and as the State Director of Constituency Outreach in SC during the 2008 Presidential General Election. He is also the former Deputy Executive Director for the North Carolina Democratic Party and served as the state party political director from 2012-2014 and the Second Vice Chair for the State Party from 2011- 2012.
Wilson was the Regional Field Director for President Barack Obama’s campaign in the SC Democratic Primary, and as the State Director of Constituency Outreach in SC during the 2008 Presidential General Election. His work in politics has allowed him to establish relationships with the DNC, DSCC and DCCC and other political organizations during his 16 years in federal, state and local politics. Additionally, he has advised numerous candidates and served as the political advisor for Cal Cunningham’s U.S Senate Campaign and Senior Advisor for the N.C. Coordinated Campaign working to elect Biden-Harris and NC Democrats. He is also a trainer for the Congressional Black Caucus Political Education and LeadershipInstitute Political Development Leadership Program (PDLP).
Wilson received a B.S. in physiology from the University of South Carolina-Columbia and his master’s in health administration from Pfeiffer University-Charlotte. A member of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc., he also holds a graduate certificate in Healthcare Information Technology from the University of North Carolina-Charlotte.