Seal of the Superior Court in Maricopa County, State of Arizona Current Assignment: Family/Assoc Presiding Judge Northwest
Assignment History:
Department: Family Court 
Year: 2/2018 
Location: Northwest Regional Court Center in Surprise 
Department: Juvenile 
Year: 6/2017 
Location: Juvenile Court Durango Facility 
Department: Probate 
Year: 6/2014 
Location: Phoenix 
Department: Criminal 
Year: 2/2005 
Location: Phoenix 
Work History:
2005 - Present:  Commissioner, Superior Court in Maricopa County 
2002 - 2005:  Attorney, Arizona Corporation Commission, Legal Division 
1997 - 2002:  Deputy County Attorney, Maricopa County Attorneys Office 
  • Juris Doctorate, 1997, Widener University School of Law (Harrisburg, Penn
  • Bachelor's, History, 1994, Lyon College (Batesville, Ark.)
  • State Bar of Arizona
  • Member of the Judicial Education Committee since 2009
  • Chairperson of the Maricopa County DUI Therapuetic Court Steering Committee 2009-2011
  • Chairperson of the Maricopa County Domestic Violence Court Steering Committee 2011-2014
Community Involvement:
  • Volunteer - International Rescue Committee, American Friend Program since 2011
  • Mentor/ Volunteer- Law Practices class at South Mountain High School since 2008
  • Attorney coach AzFLSe Regional High School Mock Trial Competition since 2008
  • Judge AzFLSe State and Regional High School Mock Trial Competition 2002 2008
  • Volunteer Arizonians for Children, Group Home Cooking Project 2010-2011
  • Trainer GWCC Community Leadership Seminar since 2005
  • Member of GWCC Council Since 2006
  • Member of Leadership West since 2004
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