Magistrate, Kevin J. Huyser, Orange City, was appointed to the bench in February 2021. He earned his B.A. degree from Central College in 1990 and his law degree from the University of Iowa College of Law in 1994. Following graduation from law school he served on active-duty as a judge advocate in the U.S. Air Force until his retirement in 2016. He then entered private practice as a partner in an Orange City law firm. He is a member of the Iowa State Bar Association and the Sioux County Bar Association. Magistrate Huyser is married and has two children.