Devonte S. Wilson
Moore County Schools, 6th Grade Social Studies Teacher

Devonte S. Wilson is a highly sought after socratic seminarian, conference speaker, community project advisor, leadership and management consultant, and community activist throughout North Carolina. He is native from the country dirt-roads of Eastwood, NC, located on the brim of Pinehurst, NC. He is the eldest brother of two younger brothers and one sister. He currently serves as an associate ruling Elder and Millennial Ministry Director at St. Peter "The Rock" Incorporated, under the leadership of Pastor Todd L. Curry.

Devonte holds a Bachelors of Arts Degree in Political Science with a pre-law concentration from UNC-Greensboro. There, he also received his minors degree in History while attaining specializations in International Leadership and Communication Studies. During his undergraduate studies, Devonte attained the UNC Greensboro Leadership Gold Medal in just 3 months of what was suppose to take one year to complete. Devonte Wilson is currently pursuing his Masters Degree of Divinity from Liberty University, focusing on Church Administration. In addition, he is currently pursuing a specialization in Strategic Leadership and Management from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign which will be completed in 2019.

Devonte Wilson's service work includes currently serving as the precinct chairman for his hometown, Eastwood, in Moore County, NC and Vice President of Development for the Young Democrats of North Carolina.  His service work history includes being the former Chairman of the Minority Affairs Caucus for the Young Democrats of North Carolina, North Carolina Goodwin fellow for the NC Democratic Party, the 3rd Vice Chairman of the NC 8th Congressional District, surrogate for former Democratic candidate Bruce Davis for U.S. House of Representatives NC District 13, Former Field Director for Democratic candidate Frank McNeill for U.S. House of Representatives NC District 8, and Program Leader at the local Boys and Girls Club of the Sandhills. Devonte currently teaches 6th grade History at Southern Middle School, his alma mater in Aberdeen, NC. Three words sum up the essence of who Devonte Wilson is: Educate, Inspire, Succeed.