About Dallas Institute

Erin Wilson

Erin Wilson

Sr. Academic Dean & Program Director

Dean Wilson has earned a Master of Science in Human Relations and Business with a certification in Executive Leadership from Amberton University, a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from LeTourneau University and an Associate of Applied Science in Funeral Service from Dallas Institute of Funeral Service.

Mrs. Wilson was born and raised in Dallas, TX. She and her husband have been married for over 20 years and have two children. She was an educator for many years before becoming a licensed funeral director and embalmer and has found a way to merge the two professions she loves. Dean Wilson is a member of the Epsilon Chapter of the Pi Sigma Eta academic fraternity and a member of the LeTourneau University Chapter of Psi Chi, The International Honor Society in Psychology. She has also completed the requirements to become a Certified Funeral Service Practitioner from the Academy of Professional Funeral Service Practice and Certified Crematory Operator through the International Cemetery, Cremation and Funeral Association.  She currently serves on the Accreditation Liaison Committee of the American Board of Funeral Service Education.

Dean Wilson believes that as educators we can create an accessible and supportive environment for all students to reach personal, academic, and professional success. She endeavors to build relationships with faculty, administrators, and students while leading peers by example with ethics and integrity.  Dean Wilson strives to be a dynamic leader, educator & funeral service professional dedicated to pioneering academic excellence by continuing to improve high-quality programs, improve instruction and build a stellar community.