16th circuit commission announces demographic, interviewee, meeting information for McGraw circuit judge vacancy in Jackson County

30 December 2013


16th circuit commission announces demographic, interviewee, meeting information for McGraw circuit judge vacancy in Jackson County


Pursuant to Supreme Court Rule 10.28(d), the 16th Circuit judicial commission announces the following demographic information relating to applicants for the vacancy on the Jackson County Circuit Court created by the retirement of the Honorable Peggy Stevens McGraw.
 
There are 18 applicants for the vacancy. Nine of the applicants are women, and nine are men. There are three minority applicants. 10 applicants work in the private sector, seven work in the public sector and one works in both. The median age of the applicants is 43 years.

Also pursuant to Rule 10.28(d), the commission announces it will interview all 18 applicants. Their names are:

John Christiansen
Bryan Covinsky
Nick Cutrera
Cynthia Dodge
Jo Leigh Fischer
Ted Hunt
James Jackson
Jill Katz
Howard Lotven
Molly Merrigan
Ralph Monaco, II
Laura O’Sullivan
Martina Peterson
Jennifer Phillips
Janette Rodecap
Bryan Round
Brian Webb
Sophie Woodworth

The commission will meet to interview the applicants on Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2014, in the courtroom of the Missouri Court of Appeals, Western District beginning at 9 a.m., and concluding at approximately 1:45 p.m. The public may attend and observe the interviews. Immediately after the interviews, the commission will meet to select the names of three applicants to send to the governor.

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CONTACT: Terence G. Lord, Clerk of Court
Missouri Court of Appeals, Western District
1300 Oak, Kansas City
(816) 889-3600   Fax (816) 889-3668  
E-mail tlord@courts.mo.gov