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Janette C. Wilson

National Executive Director, PUSH For Excellence Inc.



Rev. Dr. Janette C. Wilson currently serves as Senior Advisor to Rev. Jesse L Jackson Sr. and National Executive Director of PUSH For Excellence.  She has worked with PUSH as a volunteer and/or staff member since she graduated from law school in 1980.   Additionally, Dr. Wilson is the Senior Pastor of Maple Park United Methodist Church in Chicago, Illinois. Janette Wilson has earned a Master’s of Arts in Environmental Science from Governor’s State University, Juris Doctorate from UIC School of Law and a Doctor of Ministry from United Theological Seminary as a Wyatt Tee Walker Fellow.