Theonie Gilmore — 2007 First Citizen

Theonie Gilmore

2008 Wilsonville First Citizen Theonie Gilmore

Theonie, a music educator, moved to Wilsonville in 1973 and has been a strong advocate for the arts ever since. She founded the Wilsonville Arts and Culture Council, which produces the yearly Art in the Park Festival. She has also spearheaded the creation of an historic tapestry and placement of historic murals in the Wilsonville-Clackamas County Visitor Center.