B Wilson

B Wilson

Program Associate, Neighborhood Leadership Program

Pronouns: they/them
Started at Nexus: 2023

At Nexus:

b works with mk nguyen to host space for cohort members in the Neighborhood Leadership Program. They create spaces in order to create ripples.


b was born in Minneapolis and raised on the Northside. Prior to joining Nexus they worked as a licensed special education teacher in public and charter schools. They are committed to centering young people at the intersections in the work they do.

A graduate of Minneapolis Public Schools, the University of Minnesota and the University of St. Thomas, b also has a background in spoken word, event hosting & curation, youth work, community organizing, multimedia arts, taking up space and generally being critical, loving, reflective & free.


“A wall is just a wall…” - Affirmation by Assata Shakur