Welcome to the Bench, Week of March 30, 2020

Congratulations to the following judges who are either new to the bench or have recently been elected, appointed or hired for a new position.

Kim Bibb, Circuit Court, Clay, Greene, Craighead, Mississippi, Poinsett and Crittenden counties, Arkansas
Mary Broadaway, Circuit Court, Clay, Greene, Craighead, Mississippi, Poinsett and Crittenden counties, Arkansas
Scott Ellington, Circuit Court, Clay, Greene, Craighead, Mississippi, Poinsett and Crittenden counties, Arkansas
Skip Mooney Jr., Circuit Court, Clay, Greene, Craighead, Mississippi, Poinsett and Crittenden counties, Arkansas
Chris Thyer, Circuit Court, Clay, Greene, Craighead, Mississippi, Poinsett and Crittenden counties, Arkansas
Katharine “Jenny” Ellison, District Court, Larimer County, Colorado
Kathleen K. Amalfitano, Common Pleas Court, Kent County, Delaware
Paul A. Fioravanti Jr., Chancery Court, New Castle County, Delaware
Tamika R. Montgomery-Reeves, Supreme Court, Delaware
Misty Miller, District Court, Daviess County, Kentucky
Patrick Biren, District Court, Carver, Dakota, Goodhue, Le Sueur, McLeod, Scott and Sibley Counties, Minnesota
Corey Harbott, District Court, Aitkin, Beltrami, Cass, Clearwater, Crow Wing, Hubbard, Itasca, Kittson, Koochiching, Lake of the Woods, Mahnomen, Marshall, Norman, Pennington, Polk, Red Lake and Roseau counties, Minnesota
David Lutz, District Court, Carver, Dakota, Goodhue, Le Sueur, McLeod, Scott and Sibley Counties, Minnesota
Shalonn “Kiki” Curls, Labor and Industrial Relations Commission administrative law judge, Missouri
Jason Holsman, administrative law judge, Missouri
Bobby M. Arther, Municipal Court, Lea County, New Mexico
Paul Lantz, village justice, Delaware County, New York
Kelly A. Gaughan, Common Pleas Court, Pike County, Pennsylvania
Jean C. King, administrative law judge, Virginia
Nelson Lee, Superior Court, King County, Washington

Know of a new judge (of any kind) we’ve missed? Let us know with an email to njc-communications@judges.org.

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