NASHVILLE, TN — Justin P. Wilson was appointed to the Electric Power Board, which oversees operations of Nashville Electric Service (NES). He was appointed by Mayor Bill Purcell and confirmed by the Metro Council for a five-year term beginning July 1, 2003.
Mr. Wilson is an attorney with Waller Landsen Dortch & Davis. He served as Chief Policy Advisor for Governor Sundquist, and spent several years as the State’s Commissioner of the Department of Environment & Conservation.
He is a graduate of Stanford University, the University of Florence, and Vanderbilt Law School. He also holds an advanced degree in taxation from New York University and a master’s degree in criminal justice from Kennedy-Western University.
Active in volunteer and charitable activities, Mr. Wilson has served as chairman of the Community Health Agency of Davidson County, a member of the Nashville Tree Board, trustee and treasurer of the Nashville Tree Foundation, trustee of Meharry Medical College, Cumberland Heights Foundation, and Watkins Institute, and is a member of the Hermitage National Advisory Board.
Mr. Wilson and his wife, Barbara, have four children.