Gerti is currently a student at NYU Law School. Prior to law school, she was awarded the J Fulbright Scholarship to Kenya where she conducted research on the "not more than two-thirds" gender principle and its application to the judiciary. She was an SEO Law Fellow at Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP in Wilmington, DE. Gerti is a Board Advisor to Yielding Accomplished African Women, Ghana’s first finance and technology talent accelerator for women.
Formerly, she was a legal assistant at the Center for American Progress and an intern in the Washington, D.C., office of Senator Chris Coons (D-DE). Wilson is a recipient of the Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship which afforded her the opportunity to study abroad in South Africa. Additionally, she conducted qualitative research on women’s political leadership in Ghana.
During her time at the University of Delaware, she was the treasurer of the Cultural Programming Advisory Board, a founding member of Sisters on the Move, a Blue Hen Ambassador, a Student Alumni Ambassador, and a Resident Assistant.