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U.S. Marshals Service

Western District of Virginia

United States Marshal Gerald S. Holt

U.S. Marshal Gerald Holt

U.S. Marshal Gerald S. Holt

Gerald Holt was sworn in to be the U.S. Marshal for the Western District of Virginia on June 02, 2010.

Previously, Gerald Holt was the Sheriff of Roanoke County, Virginia, a position he held from 1992 until 2010. He is also the Chairman of the Western Virginia Regional Jail Authority Board and is an advisor at the Roanoke County Criminal Justice Academy. Holt previously served 14 years as a deputy sheriff in Roanoke County and was employed by the Walker Machine and Foundry Corporation for 15 years. He earned a bachelor’s degree in general studies with a concentration in criminal justice and psychology from Radford University in 1995, and an associate’s degree in the administration of justice, cum laude, from Virginia Western Community College in 1989.

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