Commissioner Gwen Wilkins

Board Member


  • Nash County Commissioner- District 6

Past Public Service:

  • NC State MLK, Jr. Commission-Appointed by Former Governor Beverly Perdue
  • City of Rocky Mount MLK,Jr. Commission
  • City of Rocky Mount Utility Review Board as a Member then as a Chair
  • Nash County Board of Adjustment 
  • PTA President, Hollister Elementary 
  • NC Congress of Parents & Teachers Association-President, District 1
  • Board of Team Cold Case(dedicated to unsolved homicides & missing person cases in Eastern NC)
  • Board of My Sister's House (Domestic Violence Shelter that serves Nash and Edgecombe Counties)

Current Public Service:

  • Carolinas Gateway Partnership Board
  • S.T.E.P.(Strategic Twin Counties Education Partnership ) Board
  • NACO(National Association of Counties ) Member- Rural Action Committee


  • Graduated Anacostia High School, Washington, D.C.
  • Graduated NC Wesleyan College- Bachelor's in Justice Studies


  • Retired from Collins Aerospace-2019(formerly Kidde Aerospace) in Wilson,NC.