Students receive degrees at WCCD

Published 3:30 pm Thursday, June 23, 2022

Wallace Community College – Dothan (WCCD) conferred degrees and certificates on Wednesday, May 11, during the Spring 2022 Commencement Exercises at the Dothan Civic Center.

Dr. W. Charles Lewis, Senior Pastor of Dothan Community Church, offered the keynote address at both ceremonies. Dr. Lewis is a native of Ashford, Alabama, where he was the first African American to graduate as valedictorian of Ashford High School, as well as the first African American valedictorian of the Houston County School system after integration.

Credentials were awarded to the following graduates: Terri Watson of Andalusia, Tracy Thompson of Opp, Emmy Reid of Samson, Christa McCall of Samson, Aishely Torres of Samson, Brittany Kendrick of Opp, Morgan Johnson of Opp, Justin Van Voorst of Samson, and Isaak Myers of Samson.

Wallace Community College-Dothan is a member of the Alabama Community College System, which is the state’s single largest system of public higher education.