Frederica S. "Freddi" Wilson

District: 104 -- Democrat

Part of Dade

Biographical Information

City of Residence:  Miami
Occupation:  Executive Director, Office of Alternative Education and Dropout Prevention, Miami-Dade County Schools
Child(ren):  Mrs. Nicole St. Hilaire, Lakesha, Paul
Education:  Fisk University, B.S., 1963, Playmakers Guild, Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc.; University of Miami, Master's Degree
Born:  November 5, 1942, Miami, FL
Religious Affiliation:  Episcopal

Legislative Service

Elected to the House in 1998, reelected subsequently

Other Public Services

Miami-Dade County School Board 1992-1998
Government Accountability to the People (GAP) Commission 1992-1994
Minority Certification Task Force 1992-1998

Affiliations

5000 Role Models of Excellence Inc. founder and member 1993-present
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc., Regional Director 1986-1990
The Links Inc.
National Association of Black School Educators
Various Chambers of Commerce

Highlights

State of Florida "STOP DAY," Enough is Enough, founder 1996
Miami-Dade County "Keep Me Safe" summit, march, and candlelight vigil, founder 1997
President's Summit for America's Future, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Miami Delegate 1997
African-American Achiever Award for Education 1998
American Red Cross Spectrum Award 1998