Judges appointed by Mitch Daniels

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Governor Mitch Daniels

Mitch Daniels is a former Governor of Indiana. He was elected in 2005 and served through 2012, before being succeeded by Mike Pence. He is a Republican. For an extensive profile, visit: Mitch Daniels on Ballotpedia.

Appointment process

In Indiana, the governor makes a judicial appointment after candidates are recommended by the Judicial Nominating Commission. Following an appointment, appellate court judges must stand for election after two years in office. Trial court judges must run for the seat in the next general election.

Appointed judges

The tables below list the governor's appointees to the courts across the state. These lists are updated automatically with new appointments.

Supreme Court

NameCourtActivePrevious position
DavidSteven DavidIndiana Supreme Court2010-2022Judge, Boone County Circuit Court Judge
RushLoretta H. RushIndiana Supreme Court2012-12/31/2024Judge, Tippecanoe County Superior Court
MassaMark S. MassaIndiana Supreme Court2012-12/31/2024Executive director, Indiana Criminal Justice Institute

Court of Appeals

NameCourtActivePrevious position
BradfordCale BradfordIndiana Court of Appeals2007-2020Marion County Superior Court Judge
Pyle IIIRudolph Pyle IIIIndiana Court of Appeals2012-12/31/2024Indiana Circuit Courts, Madison County judge

Circuit Courts

NameCourtActivePrevious position
McCordAndrea K. McCordLawrence County Circuit Court, Indiana2007-12/31/2020Juvenile court referee, Lawrence County
HappeDavid A. HappeMadison County Circuit Court, Indiana2009-12/31/2020Attorney, Lockwood Williams & Happe
EdensJ. Jeffrey EdensIndiana Circuit Courts2010-2018Judge Pro Tem
WilsonAlan WilsonIndiana Circuit Courts2011-2012
CraneKit C. Dean CraneIndiana Circuit Courts2012-2018
SpahrTimothy SpahrMiami County Circuit Court, Indiana2012-12/31/2020Attorney in private practice
SimsAngela Warner SimsMadison County Circuit Court, Indiana2012-2020Attorney, Hulse, Lacey, Hardacre, Austin & Sims
SmithGregory A. SmithDaviess County Circuit Court, Indiana2007-12/31/2020Prosecutor, Daviess County

Superior Courts

NameCourtActivePrevious position
MooresMarilyn A. MooresMarion County Superior Court, Indiana2005-12/31/2020Partner, Cohen & Malad, LLP
Markel IIIBruce Markel IIIJackson County Superior Court, Indiana1/2006-12/31/2020Attorney in private practice
HillBrian D. HillRush County Superior Court, Indiana2006-12/31/2020Attorney, Worth & Hill Law Office
CertoDavid CertoMarion County Superior Court, Indiana2007-12/31/2020Legal counsel, Indiana Department of Natural Resources
RigginsDavid RigginsShelby County Superior Court, Indiana2010-12/31/2020Deputy prosecutor, Shelby County
GrahamFaith GrahamIndiana Superior Courts2012-presentTippecanoe Superior Court magistrate
ShivelyLes ShivelyVanderburgh County Superior Court, Indiana2013-12/31/2020Attorney, Shively and Associates
FoutsKurtis G. FoutsCarroll County Superior Court, Indiana2010-12/31/2020
SediaJohn M. SediaLake County Superior Court, Indiana2012-12/31/2020Magistrate, Lake Superior Court Juvenile Division
CrawfordBarbara Cook CrawfordMarion County Superior Court, Indiana2010-12/31/2020Attorney, Marion County Prosecutor's office
MillerGary L. MillerMarion County Superior Court, Indiana1991-2008; 1/2013-12/31/2020Partner, Miller Myer LLP

Tax Court

NameCourtActivePrevious position
WentworthMartha B. WentworthIndiana Tax Court2011-12/31/2024

See also

External links

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