Sixth circuit judicial commission releases demographic, interviewee and meeting information for Van Amburg vacancy in Platte County

25 November 2013


Sixth circuit judicial commission releases demographic, interviewee and meeting information for Van Amburg vacancy in Platte County


Pursuant to Supreme Court Rule 10.28(d), the Sixth Circuit judicial commission announces the following demographic information relating to applicants for the vacancy on the Platte County circuit court created by the appointment of the Honorable James W. Van Amburg to the office of circuit judge.
 
There are 10 applicants for the vacancy. Three of the applicants are women, and seven are men. There are no minority applicants. Eight applicants work in the private sector and two work in the public sector. The average age of the applicants is 39 years.

Also pursuant to Rule 10.28(d), the commission announces it will interview all 10 applicants. Their names are:

Andrew Coulson
Curtis Eylar
Mark Gibson
Tammy Jo Glick
Bert Godding
W. Ann Hansbrough
Kevin Humiston
Christie Jess
Bradley Kavanaugh
Abe “Quint” Shafer, V

The commission will meet to interview the applicants on Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2013, at the Platte County Courthouse, 415 3rd Street, Platte City, beginning at 9:30 a.m., and concluding at approximately 12:15 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, MO 64106
(816) 889-3600   Fax (816) 889-3668 
E-mail tlord@courts.mo.gov