John Wilt

John Wilt

John Wilt graduated magna cum laude from Averett University on Dec. 12. 

Wilt’s received a Master of Science degree in criminal justice administration and leadership. His first graduate degree from Kansas State University in sociology was awarded in July 1970.  

Wilt also was awarded the Graduate Key Award for academic excellence from the American Criminal Justice Association-Lambda Alpha Epsilon (ACJA-LAE).  

He serves as the chapter advisor for the ACJA-LAE Alpha Upsilon Lambda Professional Chapter which includes 17 members from law enforcement, judiciary, corrections, loss prevention, higher education faculty and college/university students. 

He is professor emeritus from Danville Community College.