Seth Wilson is lifelong resident of Washington County and has been a registered Republican here since he was old enough to vote. In college, he was a member of the Vanderbilt College Republicans, one of the largest CR organizations in the United States. After graduation, he organized a Western Maryland chapter of the Maryland Federation of Young Republicans and joined the Washington County Republican Club, eventually serving in the offices of Treasurer and Vice-President.
He has previously campaigned to be elected as a Member of the Republican Central Committee and to be the Republican nominee for the offices of Delegate to the Maryland General Assembly and Representative to Congress. He has also volunteered on the campaigns of several other Republican candidates.
Seth was appointed to the Washington County Republican Central Committee in 2013 and was re-elected in 2014 and 2018. He has served as First Vice-Chair from 2014 until 2021 when he was elected as Chair. Seth stepped down as Chair in April 2022 to run for Delegate District 2A. He has also been a member of the Frederick County Republican Club and South Carroll Republican Club.
Seth has over twenty years of professional experience in the field of information technology and works as an independent technology consultant specializing in information security. He holds a B.S. in Economics and Physics from Vanderbilt University, an M.S. in Cybersecurity from Hood College, and an MBA with a concentration in Finance from Hood College. He previously completed coursework in the M.S. in Biomedical Science program at Hood College as well. His professional credentials include the Certified Information Security Auditor (CISA) certification from ISACA and Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) certification from (ISC)2. Seth is also a Maryland-certified Emergency Medical Technician and a graduate of the Leadership Frederick County program, Class of 2016.
Seth is a member of the Volunteer Fire Company of Halfway, MD, where he volunteers as a Firefighter and EMT-B. He is also a member of the Frederick County Beekeeping Association and an affiliated member of the Landlord and Property Owners Association of Western Maryland. Seth is a science and technology enthusiast whose interests also include entrepreneurship; investing; lifelong learning; health and fitness; and hiking on the Appalachian Trail and other locations in and around Washington County.