Henderson native Paula Wilson graduated from Henderson County High school and attended Henderson Community College. She started her professional career at Ohio Valley National Bank, where she worked for 13 years. In 1995, Paula began working for the Henderson County Sheriff’s Office. She transferred to the Fiscal Court in 1999. In 2004, Paula moved to Mount Sterling, Ky. but returned to Henderson County Fiscal Court in 2015, where she currently serves as Finance Officer. Paula is married to B. D. Wilson, former Montgomery County Judge-Executive. Together they have five children and ten grandchildren.