21st circuit commission announces demographic, interviewee and meeting information for Cohen circuit judge vacancy in St. Louis County

12 July 2016
 
21st circuit commission announces demographic, interviewee and meeting information for Cohen circuit judge vacancy in St. Louis County

 

ST. LOUIS – Pursuant to Supreme Court Rule 10.28(d), the Twenty-First Circuit Judicial Commission releases the following information relating to applicants for the circuit judge vacancy created by the retirement of Judge Robert S. Cohen: 36 applicants, 17 women, 19 men, four minority, 32 non-minorities, 17 presently employed in the private sector and 19 presently employed in the public sector. The applicants' mean age is 53.

 

Also pursuant to Rule 10.28(d), the commission announces it will interview all 36 applicants:

 

Michael A. Becker

Robert M. Heggie

Mary E. Ott

John N. Borbonus, III

Bruce F. Hilton

Susan M. Petersen

Sreenivasa Rao Dandamudi

Dale W. Hood

Thomas J. Plunkert

Dennis M. Devereux

Paul F. Horgan

Mary B. Schroeder

Margaret T. Donnelly

B. Joyce Kelley

Kenneth R. Schwartz

Judy P. Draper

David C. Knieriem

Dean A. Stark

Ellen W. Dunne

Gary J. Krautmann

Dana W. Tucker

Jay D. Fisk

Jacqueline Kutnik-Bauder

Robert E. Tucker

Mondonna L. Ghasedi

Julia P. Lasater

Colleen J. Vetter

Mary W. Greaves

Henry F. Luepke, III

Stanley J. Wallach

Peter W. Gullborg

Brian H. May

Kimberly D. Whittle

Heather S. Heffner

Diane M. Monahan

Nicole S. Zellweger

 

The commission will meet beginning at 8:30 a.m. August 10 and August 11, 2016, at the St. Louis County Court Building, Room S15, located at 105 South Central, main floor, Clayton, Missouri, to conduct public interviews to select three nominees from this applicant pool for the governor’s consideration. The public is invited to attend and observe the interviews.

 

The members of the Twenty-First Circuit Judicial Commission are: Philip M. Hess, chief judge of the Missouri Court of Appeals, Eastern District; Matthew J. Rossiter, Rev. Anthony Witherspoon, Jeffrey D. Sigmund and Christy Bertelson.

 

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Contact: Laura Thielmeier Roy
Clerk of Court
Missouri Court of Appeals, Eastern District
(314) 539-4300