Judge Craig M. Dreismeier, Council Bluffs, is appointed to the bench as District Associate Judge. Born in Omaha, Nebraska, he received his undergraduate degree in Criminal Justice from the University of Nebraska Omaha in 1989. In 1992, Judge Dreismeier earned his law degree from Creighton University. He has served as assistant county attorney from 1995 to 1996 and was in private practice since 1992. Judge Dreismeier is a member of the Iowa Bar Association, the Federal Bar Association, and was President of the Pottawattamie County Bar Association in 2010. He is married and has one child.