Iowa JNC

Judicial District 8

Judicial Vacancies in District 8

District 8A Notice of District Judge Vacancy with Commission Members Contact Information, Instructions, Application, and Background Information (April 25, 2023) (Judge Gamon)

Judicial Candidates in District 8

District 8A Candidates for District Judge Vacancy with Interview Schedule, Applications, and Writing Samples (May 12, 2023) (Judge Gamon)

Judicial Nominees in District 8

District 8A Nominees for District Judge Vacancy (May 18, 2023) (Judge Gamon)

Judicial Appointments in District 8

There are currently no appointments in District 8


District 8A Judicial Nominating Commission


Honorable Joel D. Yates, Keokuk

Appointed Term Expires
Marla Ross, Brooklyn 1-31-28
Jason Summers, Albia 1-31-28
Steve Berger, Wellman 1-31-26
Jennifer Main, Oskaloosa 1-31-24
James Box, Ottumwa 1-31-24


Elected Term Expires
Joanne Reed, Fairfield 1-31-28
Bryan Goldsmith, Ottumwa 1-31-26
Katie Mitchell, Washington 1-31-24
Paul D. Gandy, Fairfield 1-31-24
Vacant 1-31-26

District 8B Judicial Nominating Commission


Honorable Michael J. Schilling

Appointed Term Expires
Larry Kruse, Donnellson 1-31-22
Daniel Culp, Fort Madison 1-31-22
Mike Roth, Wayland 1-31-26
Darlys Baum, Burlington 1-31-24
Alta Cook, Wapello 1-31-24


Elected Term Expires
Josephine Bainter Thomas, Mount Pleasant 1-31-28
Steven A. Sent, Columbus Junction 1-31-24
Reyna L. Wilkens, Fort Madison 1-31-24
Sara L. Haas, Burlington 1-31-26
Edward J. Prill, Burlington 1-31-26

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