The League of Women Voters of the United States

The League of Women Voters of the United States

Mary Wilson

2.28.2010

Mary Wilson

Mary Wilson is the 17th president of the League of Women Voters of the United States (LWVUS) and chair of the League of Women Voters Education Fund (LWVEF). A resident of New Mexico, Ms. Wilson has been a League member since 1984. During her years of service with the League of Women Voters, Ms. Wilson has held leadership positions at the national, state, and local levels.

An attorney with over 30 years of experience in diverse fields of practice including estate planning, corporate and environmental law, and employment law, Ms. Wilson is a partner in the Law Firm of Aungier & Wilson, which serves clients in New Mexico, Texas, and Colorado. In 1991, Ms. Wilson served on the Committee on Judicial Performance Evaluation, established by the New Mexico Supreme Court to recommend a judicial performance evaluation process for the state. She currently serves on the Advisory Committee for the O'Connor Initiative to promote greater understanding about the merit selection of judges.

The 17th president of the League of Women Voters of the United States (LWVUS), Mary Wilson gives a lecture titled, "2010: A Year of Celebration and Climate Concerns," about the league’s 90th anniversary and its efforts to promote public policy responding to the effects of climate change. LWVUS is a nonpartisan political organization that has worked since 1920 to impact government and public policy through citizen education and advocacy.