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Judicial District 5

Judicial Vacancies in District 5

There are currently no vacancies in District 5

Judicial Candidates in District 5

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Judicial Nominees In District 5

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Judicial Appointments in District 5

There are currently no appointments in District 5


District 5A Judicial Nominating Commission


Honorable Martha Mertz, Knoxville

Appointed Term Expires
Tyler De Haan, Urbandale  1-31-22
Kathleen (Katy) Downes, Winterset  1-31-22
Erik Askelsen, Indianola 1-31-26
Marlys Popma, Kellogg 1-31-24
Robert (Bob) Bird, Dexter 1-31-24


Elected Term Expires
Brian Patrick Galligan, Des Moines 1-31-28
Ashley N. Grieser, Waukee 1-31-24
Scott A. Hall, Adel 1-31-24
Kimberley K. Baer, Van Meter 1-31-26
Gary G. Mattson, Indianola 1-31-26

Notice of Pending Special Election in District 5A For District Judicial Nominating Commissioner (March 1, 2022)
Nominating Petition for Special Judicial Nominating Commissioner for District 5A Special Election (March 1, 2022)
Special Judicial Nominating Commission District 5A Election Certified Voting Results and Vote Count for Each Candidate (May 2, 2022)

District 5B Judicial Nominating Commission


Honorable Dustria Relph, Corydon

Appointed Term Expires
Paul Maynes, Lenox 1-31-22
Mary Alisha Kale, Osceola 1-31-22
Clel Baudler, Greenfield 1-31-24
Craig Scott, Chariton 1-31-26
Brenda DeVore, Promise City 1-31-24


Elected Term Expires
Robert Walter Reynoldson, Osceola 1-31-28
George B. Jones, Lamoni 1-31-24
Amanda May Demichelis, Chariton  1-31-24
Paul M. Goldsmith, Chariton 1-31-26
Tonita M. Helton, Leon 1-31-26

District 5C Judicial Nominating Commission


Honorable Scott D. Rosenberg, Polk County

Appointed Term Expires
Nicole Crain, Windsor Heights  1-31-22
Denise Bubeck, Grimes 1-31-26
Michael Currie, Des Moines 1-31-26
Steve Boal, Ankeny 1-31-24
Brett Roberts, Des Moines 1-31-24


Elected Term Expires
Christine Ellen Branstad, Des Moines 1-31-28
Tom L. Drew, Des Moines 1-31-28
Frederick W. James, Des Moines 1-31-24
John F. Fatino, Des Moines 1-31-26
Tammy M. Westhoff Gentry, Des Moines 1-31-26

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