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Judicial District 5

Judicial Vacancies in District 5

2021 Apportionment of Judicial Magistrate Positions to the Counties and Summary of 2021 Magistrate Allocations to Each County

Judicial Candidates in District 5

There are currently no candidates in District 5

Judicial Nominees In District 5

There are currently no nominees in District 5

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
Brianne Schulte, Pella 1-31-22
Erik Askelsen, Indianola 1-31-26
Marlys Popma, Kellogg 1-31-24
Charles Strawn, St. Charles 1-31-24


Elected Term Expires
Meggan Guns, West Des Moines 1-31-22
Ashley N. Grieser, Waukee 1-31-24
Scott A. Hall, Adel 1-31-24
Kimberley K. Baer, Van Meter 1-31-26
Peter W. Blink, Newton 1-31-26

District 5B Judicial Nominating Commission

Notice of Pending Special Election in District 5B For District Judicial Nominating Commissioner
Nominating Petition for Special Judicial Nominating Commissioner for District 5B Special Election  

5B Special Election Results (April 2, 2021)


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
Loretta Harvey, Creston 1-31-22
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
Gerald Feuerhelm, Des Moines 1-31-22
Brooke Timmer, Urbandale 1-31-22
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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