Lynn Wilson holds a Master’s Degree in Business Administration from Florida Southern College, a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration from the University of Central Florida, and an Associate of Arts Degree from Polk State College.
Mr. Wilson is a Certified Public Accountant with over thirty years of experience in accounting and finance including stints in the public sector as a CPA and private and non-profit sectors as a CFO.
Mr. Wilson has served on the Boards of the Polk County Scholarship Fund, the Polk State College Alumni Association, and the Polk State College Foundation and is a past president of the Lake Region Rotary club. He is a former member of the Polk County Board of County Commissioner’s Guidance Team for Budgeting Outcomes and a former chair of U.S. Representative Dennis Ross’ Faith and Family Advisory Committee.
In addition to his business and administrative experience, Mr.Wilson has served as a professor at Polk State College where he taught accounting, finance, and business. During his tenure in the classroom, he served as Faculty Senate President as well as serving as department chair. As a professor at Polk State College, Mr. Wilson was awarded an endowed teaching chair for excellence in teaching, the Alumni Recognition Award for outstanding service to students and named an honorary member of Phi Theta Kappa for outstanding service to the college.
Mr. Wilson is married to Jeanne, his wife of 33 years, and they have two grown children. Lynn and Jeanne live in Winter Haven and are members of First Baptist Church of Winter Haven.
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