Adjunct Professor, Western Illinois University
Mr. Elliott has been an adjunct instructor in the School of Law Enforcement & Justice Administration at WIU since 2001. He holds a B.A. and M.A. from the School of Law Enforcement and Justice Administration at Western Illinois University and is a retired U.S. Army Major having served 20 years including a year-long combat tour in Iraq. As a captain he currently serves as a state police district commander and has 24 years of state police service. Captain Elliott has had assignments in Research and Development, Academy Training, and Tactical Response Team for the Illinois State Police. As an Illinois Professional Emergency Manager and member of the Illinois Incident Management Team he has deployed to disasters and critical incidents throughout Illinois as well as in Louisiana and New York.