Greg Wilson

Greg Wilson

Greg Wilson

Associate Director; Workforce and Economic Development
Expertise: Economic Development, Policy Research, Workforce Development



Greg Wilson works with communities and organizations to help them achieve their workforce and economic development goals. He is an Associate Director at the University of Georgia Carl Vinson Institute of Government where he leads the Institute of Government’s workforce development, applied demography, economic analysis and economic development technical assistance programs. He assists state agencies, local workforce development boards, economic development organizations, and educational institutions with workforce development, economic development, strategy and public engagement projects. He focuses on data analysis, program implementation, meeting facilitation, decision support and strategic planning. Greg helps communities and organizations use labor market, census and education data to make decisions.

Prior to joining the Institute of Government in 2014, he served as a financial management analyst for the Office of Naval Intelligence in Washington, DC. 


Ed.D. Workforce Education, University of Georgia; M.P.A., University of Georgia; B.A. Political Science and International Affairs, University of Georgia

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Areas of Expertise: workforce development, data analysis, labor market information, project management