Wilson has Diplomas in both Management Studies
and in Teaching as well as an MA (Geography).
He gained 28 years teaching experience in a
range of Secondary Schools in New Zealand and
the United Kingdom before subsequently being
appointed Regional Manager (Waikato) for the
Tertiary Education Commission for 6 years. He
was then appointed Head the School of Education
and Social Development at Waikato Institute of
Technology, (Wintec) Hamilton, New Zealand.
Currently, he is Regional Engagement Manager –
office of the Chief Executive at Wintec. Edgar’s
other roles include Director and Trustee of
First Credit Union - the largest Credit Union in
New Zealand, elected member of the Board of
Trustees representative of Waikato Diocesan
School for Girls – an Anglican School of 670
students, Trustee of Trust Waikato and Justice
of the Peace for New Zealand.