About Councilmember Monica Wilson
Four-term Councilmember Monica Wilson was the first African American woman elected to the Antioch City Council where she champions police reform and safe neighborhoods; solutions to homelessness; expansion of mental health response teams; and bans on new liquor stores.
Monica is a regional and statewide leader in the fight against human trafficking, serving as a Program Manager for a Bay Area nonprofit battling exploitation – and also worked closely with the Contra Costa County District Attorney’s office to create the County’s Human Trafficking Task Force.
Award Winning Leadership
- Serving 4th term on Antioch City Council; first African American woman elected
- Principal Vice Chair, CA Democratic Party Women’s Caucus
- Former Vice Chair, Democratic Party of Contra Costa County
- Board Member, Tri Delta Transit
- Staff Advisor, FemDems; Outreach Coordinator, Grateful Garment Project
- Program Manager, Human Trafficking nonprofit Love Never Fails
- Staff Member, Workforce Development Board of Contra Costa County
- San José – Evergreen Community College District and Mills College professional positions in Workforce Institute and Student Life divisions
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