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Michael D. Huppert

Chief District Court Judge: District 5C

Chief Judge Michael D. Huppert was appointed to the bench in December of 1999. He earned his bachelor’s degree in 1979 from Drake University and his law degree from Drake University Law School in 1982, where he was inducted into the Order of the Coif. Prior to his appointment to...

Coleman J. McAllister

District Court Judge: 5C

Judge McAllister was appointed to the bench in April 2019. He received his undergraduate degree in History from the University of Missouri-Columbia in 1990 and his J.D. from the University of Missouri Law School in 1993. Before his appointment to the bench he worked as the Judicial Law Clerk Fifth...

Scott J. Beattie

District Court Judge

Judge Scott J. Beattie was appointed to the bench in 2018. He received his bachelor's degree from Cedarville College in 1989 and his law degree with honors from Drake University in 1992. Before taking the bench, Judge Beattie served on active duty with the United States Navy Judge Advocate General's...

Richard B. Clogg

District Court Judge: District 5A

Judge Clogg, Indianola, was appointed as a District Court Judge in 2012. He served as a District Associate Judge from 2000 until his appointment to the District bench. He was in private practice for 25 years prior to his appointment. Judge Clogg received his bachelor's degree from Simpson College in...

Sarah Crane

District Court Judge

Judge Sarah Crane, Des Moines, was appointed as a District Court Judge in June 2018. She grew up in Mason City, Iowa. She received her bachelor's degree summa cum laude from Gustavus Adolphus College in 2004 and her law degree from the University of Chicago Law School in 2007. After...

Jeffrey D. Farrell

District Court Judge: District 5C

Judge Farrell, Urbandale, was appointed to the bench in 2013. He was born in Fort Dodge and also lived in Lytton before moving to Carroll and graduating from Carroll High School. He received his BA in 1986 and JD in 1989, both from the University of Iowa. He was a...

Celene Gogerty

District Court Judge: 5C

Judge Gogerty was appointed to the bench in November 2018. She received her Bachelor's degree from Drake University in 1992, and her J.D. from the University of Iowa in 1995 with Distinction. Her past experience includes working as the Assistant Linn County Attorney fro 195-2000, and the Assistant Polk County...

Patrick Greenwood

District Judge: District 5

Judge Greenwood, Lamoni, was appointed to the district court bench in February of 2016. He received his undergraduate degree from Iowa State University in 1992 and his law degree from Drake University Law School in 1998. Prior to his appointment to the district court bench, he was a judicial magistrate...

Samantha J. Gronewald

District Court Judge

Judge Gronewald was appointed to the bench in December 2017. She received her undergraduate degree from the University of Iowa in 2000 and her law degree from Drake University Law School in 2003. Judge Gronewald was in private practice before her appointment

Robert B. Hanson

District Court Judge: District 5C

Judge Hanson, West Des Moines, was appointed to the bench in 2003. He was born and raised in Jefferson, Iowa. He received his bachelor’s degree from Stanford University in 1978 and his law degree from the University of Iowa College of Law in 1981. He was a law clerk for...

Randy V. Hefner

District Court Judge: District 5A

Judge Hefner, Adel, was appointed to the bench in 2010. He received his undergraduate at the University of Northern Iowa in 1975. He attended Drake University where he received his law degree in 1978. Judge Hefner worked in private practice from 1978 - 2010. He is a member of the...

Michael K. Jacobsen

District Court Judge

Judge Jacobsen was appointed to the bench in June 2018. He received his bachelor's degree in political science from South Dakota State University in 1990 and his Juris Doctorate from Drake in 1993. Prior to his appointment to the bench, Judge Jacobsen was in private practice for Diehl, Clayton &...

William P. Kelly

District Court Judge: District 5C

Judge Kelly, was appointed to the bench in October of 2015. He received his undergraduate degree from Brown University in 1986 and his law degree from Drake University Law School in 1999. Judge Kelly has spent 16 years in private practice. He is a member of the Iowa State Bar...

Heather Lauber

District Court Judge: District 5C

Judge Lauber, West Des Moines, was appointed to the district court bench in December 2016. She attended Drake University, where she received her bachelor’s degree in 2000 and her law degree in 2003. Judge Lauber was in private practice from 2003–2011. She was Assistant Public Defender from 2011–2015. Judge Lauber...

Brad McCall

District Court Judge: District 5A

Judge McCall, Newton, was appointed to the bench in 2010. He received his undergraduate degree from the University of Iowa in 1976 and his law degree, with honors, from Drake University Law School in 1978. Prior to taking the bench, he was in private practice, specializing in litigation and trial...

Lawrence P. McLellan

District Court Judge: District 5C

Judge McLellan was appointed to the bench in 2012. He received his Bachelor of Arts degree in 1979 from Drake University. He received his law degree from Drake University in 1983. In 2006 he earned a masters in law degree from the University of Missouri-Columbia in dispute resolution. Upon graduation...

Martha L. Mertz

District Court Judge: District 5A

Judge Mertz, Knoxville, was appointed to the bench in February 2002. She received her undergraduate degree from Northeast Missouri State University in 1974, and she graduated with honors from Drake University Law School in 1982. Judge Mertz is a member of the Iowa State Bar Association and the American Bar...

Thomas P. "Tom" Murphy

District Court Judge

Judge Murphy was appointed to the bench in 2017. He received his undergraduate degree from Marquette University in 1985 as a Distinguished Military graduate and his law degree from Drake University Law School with Honors in 1992. Judge Murphy was in private practice for 19 years and in house counsel...

David Nelmark

District Court Judge: 5C

Judge Nelmark was appointed to the bench in 2019. He received his Bachelor of Arts degree from Drake University in 1999 and his law degree from Standford Law School in 2005. His past experience includes working for Gislason & Hunter LLP and Belin McCormick, PC. He is a past president...

David M. Porter

District Court Judge: District 5C

Judge Porter was appointed to the District Court bench in October 2015. He received dual Bachelor of Arts degrees from the University of Maryland at College Park, one in English/Communications, and the second in Criminology/ Criminal Justice. Judge Porter earned his law degree from Drake University Law School in 2004,...

Dustria Ann Relph

District Judge: District 5B

Judge Relph, Corydon, was appointed to the bench in 2014. She graduated from Iowa Methodist School of Nursing in 1988, Mercy College of Health Sciences in 2003, and Drake University Law School in 2006. Before her appointment, Judge Relph was in private practice with the Chambers & Relph Law Firm,...

Elisabeth Reynoldson

District Court Judge: 5B

Judge Reynoldson was appointed to the bench in July 2019. She received her undergraduate degree from Iowa State University in 1989, graduating with honors, and her JD with Distinction from the University of Iowa College of Law. Her past experience includes a private practice in Osceola from 1992-2002 and 2013-2019....

Terry Rickers

District Court Judge: District 5A

Judge Terry Rickers, Newton, was appointed as a District Court Judge in October 20 IO after serving as a Magistrate in Jasper County since 2005. He received his undergraduate degree from lowa State University in 1983. He attended the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and earned his law degree in 1986. After...

Scott D. Rosenberg

District Court Judge: District 5C

Judge Rosenberg, Des Moines, was appointed to the bench in January of 1997. Born in Des Moines, Iowa, he earned his bachelor’s degree from the University of Iowa in 1976 and his law degree from Drake University Law School in 1979. He has experience in private law practice and private...

Joseph W. Seidlin

District Court Judge: District 5C

Judge Seidlin, Clive, was appointed as a District Court Judge in November, 2018, after serving as a District Associate Judge since August, 2013. Before that, he served as a Polk County Magistrate for 8 years. Originally from Rockford, Illinois, Judge Seidlin attended Drake University where he received his undergraduate degree...

Paul Scott

District Court Judge: District 5C

Judge Scott, Des Moines, was appointed to the bench in 2014. He received his undergraduate degree from Drake University in 1984 and his law degree from Drake University Law School in 1987. Prior to taking the bench, he was in private practice. He is a member of the Iowa State...

Jeanie K. Vaudt

District Court Judge: District 5C

Judge Vaudt was appointed to the bench in February 2014. She received her B.A. in History and Political Science with honors from Upper Iowa University and her M.P.A. and J.D. with honors from Drake University. Her legal career included service as a graduate law clerk for a justice of the...

Kimberly Ayotte

District Associate Judge

Judge Kimberly Ayotte was appointed to the bench in February 2019. She received her undergraduate degree from Iowa State University in 1993 and her J.D. from the University of Iowa in 1996 with Distinction. Prior to her appointment, she worked as a staff attorney for 23 at the Youth Law...

Romonda D. Belcher

District Associate Judge: District 5C

Judge Belcher was appointed to the bench on August 20, 2010, becoming the first African American female judge in the state of Iowa. Prior to her appointment, she was an Assistant Polk County Attorney for 15 years. Born in Plymouth, North Carolina, she earned her bachelor’s degree with honors from...

Gregory D. Brandt

District Associate Judge: District 5C

Judge Brandt, Des Moines, was appointed to the bench in March of 1997. Born in Ottumwa, Iowa, he graduated from Drake University with a bachelor's degree in 1984 and earned his law degree from the same institution in 1987. After graduation, Judge Brandt worked as a law clerk for the...

Virginia Cobb

District Associate Judge: District 5A

Judge Virginia Cobb, Dallas Center, was appointed to serve as Dallas County Magistrate in 1995 and was appointed to serve as District Associate Judge in 2005. She attended Drake University, where she earned her undergraduate degree in 1978 and her law degree in 1982. She has served as assistant county...

Carol L. Coppola

District Associate Judge: District 5C

Judge Coppola, Des Moines, was appointed to the bench in July 2001. She received her bachelor's degree from Creighton University in 1973. She graduated with honors, Order of Coif, from Drake University in 1980. Judge Coppola had been in private practice for 21 years. While in private practice she served...

Susan Cox

District Associate Judge: District 5C

Judge Cox was appointed to the bench in 2014. She grew up on the northeast side of Des Moines. After graduating from the University of Northern Iowa with highest honors, she received her law degree with distinction from the University of Iowa college of Law. Judge Cox practiced law for...

Monty W. Franklin

District Associate Judge: District 5B

Judge Franklin was appointed to the bench in 2007. He earned his bachelor's degree from Iowa State University and his law degree, with distinction, from the University of Iowa. Judge Franklin served as a Wayne County Attorney from 1982 to 1986 and has also been in private practice since 1979....

Becky Goettsch

District Associate Judge: District 5C

Judge Goettsch, West Des Moines, was appointed as district associate judge in 2017. She received her undergraduate degree from Iowa State University and her law degree from the University of Iowa. Prior to her appointment as magistrate in 2012, Judge Goettsch was in private practice from 1994-1998 and served as...

Steven W. Guiter

District Associate Judge: District 5A

Judge Guiter was appointed to the bench in January 2012. He received his bachelor’s degree from Iowa State University in 1978 and law degree from Drake University in 1982. Judge Guiter practiced law with the same firm following graduation from law school in 1982 until his appointment to the bench....

Steven J. Holwerda

District Associate Judge: District 5

Judge Holwerda, Newton, was appointed in 2010 to serve as Jasper County Magistrate and in 2013 to serve as District Associate Judge. He received his bachelor's degree from Dordt College in 1979 and his law degree from Valparaiso University in 1983. Judge Holwerda was in private practice in Newton until...

Christopher Kemp

District 5C: District Associate Judge

Judge Kemp was appointed to the pend in July 2019. He received his Political Science degree from Carleton College in 2006 and his law degree from Drake University in 2009. He is a member of the Blackstone Inn of Court, Iowa Bar Association, and the Polk County Bar Association.

Cynthia M. Moisan

District Associate Judge: District 5C

Judge Moisan, Des Moines, was appointed to the bench in 1995. She was born in Chicago, Illinois, and earned her bachelor’s degree from Western Illinois University. In 1982 she received her law degree from Drake University Law School. Judge Moisan practiced law with a firm from 1984 until her appointment...

Kevin A. Parker

District Associate Judge: District 5A

Judge Parker, Indianola, was appointed to the bench in 2005. He received his bachelor's degree from Gannon University in 1977 and his Juris Doctorate from Drake University in 1979. Judge Parker served as law clerk to the Honorable James P. Denato in 1980. While in private practice, he served as...

Lynn Poschner

District Associate Judge

Judge Poschner was appointed to the bench in May 2018. She received her undergraduate degree from the University of Northern Iowa in 2003 and her J.D. from Drake Law School in 2007 with High Honors. Her past experience includes private practice law. She is a member of C. Edwin Inn...

Mark F. Schlenker

District Associate Judge: District 5A

Judge Schlenker, Indianola, was appointed to the bench as District Associate Judge in 2012. He was born in Des Moines, graduated from Indianola Community High School in 1972, received a B.S. in Economics from Iowa State University in 1975, and his J.D. from Creighton University in 1978. Prior to appointment...

Rachael E. Seymour

District Associate Judge: District 5C

Judge Seymour, Des Moines, was appointed to the bench in June, 2010. She was born in Madrid, Iowa and received her bachelor's degree from the University of Iowa in 1995. She earned a Masters of Public Administration and Juris Doctorate with honors from Drake University in 1999. Judge Seymour represented...

Tabitha Lee Turner

District 5C: District Associate Judge

Judge Turner was appointed to the bench in August 2019. She received her Bachelor of Science in Psychology from Oregon State University in 2005, and her J.D. from Drake University Law School in 2011. Her past experiences include being the sole practitioner of Turner Law Firm P.L.L.C., specializing in criminal...

Colin J. Witt

District Associate Judge: District 5C

Judge Witt, Des Moines, was appointed to serve Polk County as a magistrate in 2005. He was appointed to serve as a District Associate Judge in 2006. He is a graduate of the University of Iowa, earning his undergraduate degree with honors in English and his law degree with distinction....

Craig E. Block

District Associate Probate Judge: District 5C

Judge Block, Ankeny, was appointed to the bench in 2013. Born in Centerville, IA, he received his associate arts degree from IHCC in 1977, his bachelor's degree from Drake University in 1979, and his law degree, with honors from Drake University in 1981. Judge Block was in private practice for...

James D. Birkenholz

Senior Judge: 5C

Senior Judge Birkenholz, West Des Moines, was appointed to the bench in 1998. He attended Drake University, where he received his bachelor's degree in 1971 and his law degree in 1974. He was admitted to the patent bar in 1974, as well, and worked in private practice for 23 years....

Richard G. Blane, II

Senior Judge: District 5C

Judge Blane, West Des Moines, was appointed to the bench in 1995. Born in Chicago, Illinois, he attended Drake University where he earned his undergraduate degree in 1970 and his law degree in 1973. Before his judicial appointment, he served as an assistant Polk County attorney, first assistant United States...

Robert J. Blink

Senior Judge

Judge Blink of West Des Moines was appointed to the bench in 1995. He received his undergraduate degree in English and Speech Communications from North Central College in 1972 and his law degree from Drake University Law School in 1975. He served as an assistant Polk County Attorney, Assistant Iowa...

David L. Christensen

Senior Judge: District 5B

Judge Christensen, Lenox, was appointed to the bench in 1993. Born in Atlantic, Iowa, he received both his bachelor's and law degrees from the University of Iowa. After graduating in 1973, he went into private practice for approximately 20 years. Judge Christensen is a member of the District 5B, Taylor...

Carol S. Egly

Senior Judge: 5C

Senior Judge Egly, Polk City, was appointed to the bench in 1986. She received her bachelor's degree from St. Olaf College in 1971 and her law degree from Drake University in 1974. She then served as assistant attorney general for the State of Iowa until 1977. While in private practice,...

Arthur E. Gamble

Senior Judge: District 5C

Judge Gamble, Clive, was appointed to the bench in 1983. Born in Des Moines, Iowa, he attended the University of Iowa where he earned his bachelor's and law degree. He graduated with distinction in 1978 and worked in private practice until his appointment. Judge Gamble is a member of the...

Gregory A. Hulse

Senior Judge: 5A

Senior Judge Hulse, Adel, was appointed to the bench in 1997. He was born in Des Moines, Iowa, and received his bachelor’s degree from the University of Iowa in 1969. In 1973, he graduated from Drake University School of Law and went into private practice. Judge Hulse also served in...

Paul R. Huscher

Senior Judge: 5A

Senior Judge Huscher, Waukee, was appointed to the bench in 1997. Born in Norman, Oklahoma, he went to undergraduate college at Oklahoma State University. After graduating in 1977, he went to the Drake University Law School and graduated in 1980. He was in private practice for sixteen years before his...

Robert A. Hutchison

Senior Judge: District 5C

Judge Hutchison, Runnells, was appointed to the bench in 1990. Born in Prairie City, Iowa, he earned his bachelor's degree from Harvard University in 1971. He graduated from the University of Iowa in 1974 with his law degree and worked at a private law firm until his appointment to the...

John D. Lloyd

Senior Judge: 5B

Senior Judge Lloyd, Osceola, was appointed to the bench in 2002. He was born and raised in Ottumwa, Iowa and received his undergraduate degree from Drake University in 1971 and his law degree from Drake University Law School in 1974, both with honors. Before being appointed to the bench, Judge...

Odell McGhee, II

Senior Judge: 5C

Senior Judge McGhee, Des Moines, was appointed as a District Associate Judge in February 2002. He received his bachelor’s degree from Cornell College in 1974 and his Juris Doctorate from Drake University Law School in 1977. Judge McGhee has worked as the Program Planner for the Iowa Commission of the...

Thomas W. Mott

Senior Judge: District 5A

Judge Mott, Newton, was appointed to the bench in December of 1980. He received his bachelor's degree in 1972 and his and law degree in 1975 both from the University of Iowa. Judge Mott has served in the United States Navy. After graduation from law school he entered the private...

Eliza Ovrom

Senior Judge: 5C

Senior Judge Ovrom, Des Moines, was appointed to the bench in 1999. She was born and raised in Keosauqua, Iowa, and graduated magna cum laude from Coe College in 1975 and from the University of Iowa College of law with high honors in 1979. Before her appointment to the bench,...

Donna L. Paulsen

Senior Judge: District 5C

Judge Paulsen, West Des Moines, was appointed to the bench in 1992. Born in Des Moines, Iowa, she earned her bachelor's degree with distinction in 1970 and her law degree with distinction in 1975 both from the University of Iowa. Judge Paulsen maintained a private practice in Cedar Rapids, Iowa,...

Glenn E. Pille

Senior Judge: District 5C

Judge Pille, Des Moines, was appointed to the bench in 1985. He was born in Marshalltown, Iowa, and received his bachelor's degree from Loras College in 1969. In 1972 he graduated from Drake University School of Law. He then went into private practice until 1979, when he became a juvenile...

William A. Price

Senior Judge: 5C

Senior Judge Price, Ankeny, was appointed to the bench in July 2001. He received his bachelor's degree from Drake University in 1970 and his law degree also from Drake University in 1972. Judge Price has worked as a trust officer, an assistant Polk County attorney and most currently in general...

Karen A. Romano

Senior Judge: 5C

Senior Judge Romano, Johnston, was appointed as a District Court Judge in December 2001. She received her bachelor’s degree from Creighton University in 1983 and her law degree from University of Iowa College of Law in 1986 with distinction. Judge Romano worked for a private law firm before serving as...

Carla Schemmel

Senior Judge: District 5C

Judge Schemmel, Grimes, was appointed to the bench in 2003. She attended McKendree College and received her law degree from Drake Law School in 1985. She worked in private practice until her appointment. Judge Schemmel is a member of the Polk County and Iowa State Bar Associations and a member...

Heather Dickinson

Magistrate: District 5C

Magistrate Heather Dickinson, Des Moines, was appointed to serve Polk County on August 1, 2005. She graduated from Mount Holyoke College with a BA in Economics. She received a law degree from Drake University and an LLM from the London School of Economics. Before her appointment she served as bank...

David M. Erickson

Magistrate:

Magistrate David M. Erickson, West Des Moines, was appointed to serve Polk County August, 1, 2009. He graduated from Drake University with his bachelor's degree in 1974 and received his law degree from the same institution in 1978. David has been in private practice since 1978. He is a member...

Thomas Graves

Magistrate

Thomas P. Graves, Urbandale, was appointed to serve Polk County August 1, 2017. He graduated from Drake University Law School in December 2000. He previously was in private practice in Clive, Iowa. He is married and the father of two adult children ad three grandchildren.

Patrick W. Greenwood

Magistrate: District 5B

Magistrate Patrick William Greenwood, Lamoni, was appointed to serve Decatur County in 2015. He graduated from Iowa State University in 1992 and from Drake University School of Law in 1998. He is a member of Iowa Municipal Attorneys Association and the Iowa Children’s Justice Initiative.

Darrin Hamilton

Magistrate: District 5A

Magistrate Darrin T. Hamilton, Newton, was appointed to serve Jasper County in January 2015. He received his undergraduate degree from the University of Iowa in 1987 and his law degree from Drake University Law School in 1990. Magistrate Hamilton worked as an Assistant City Attorney for Council Bluffs from 1990-1998,...

Adam D. Hanson

Magistrate: District 5A

Magistrate Adam D. Hanson, Winterset, was appointed to serve Madison County August 1, 2009. He graduated from the University of Northern Iowa with his bachelor's degree in 2004, magna cum laude and earned his law degree from Drake University Law School in 2007. Adam has worked in general practice. He...

Matthew C. Hanson

Magistrate: District 5B

Magistrate Matthew C. Hanson was appointed to serve Taylor County in June, 2014.

Anastasia Baker Hurn

Magistrate: District 5C

Magistrate Ananstasia Baker Hurn was appointed to serve Polk County August 1, 2013. She graduated from the University of Iowa with a bachelor's in psychology and earned her law degree from Drake University in 1998. Magistrate Hurn was an Assistant Polk County Attorney from 2007-2013. She is married with two...

Jonathan Kimple

Magistrate: District 5A

Jonathan Kimple was appointed to serve Dallas County in 2008. He graduated from the University of Dubuque in 1973 and Drake Law School in 1977. He was a bus driver for Keyline Transit in Dubuque before attending Drake. He has served as an Assistant Dallas County Attorney and is in...

Jenna Kaye Lain

Magistrate: 5B

Magistrate Jenna Lain was appointed to the bench in November 2016. She received her undergraduate degree Iowa State University and her J.D. from Drake Law School in 2009 with High Honors. Her past experience includes private practice in Corydon, Iowa. She is the current chair of the Taxation Section of...

Jeffrey M. Lipman

Magistrate: District 5B

Magistrate Jeff Lipman was appointed as a Polk County Magistrate in May of 2001. Magistrate Lipman is a 1989 graduate of the William Mitchell College of Law. Magistrate Lipman serves as the President of the Iowa Magistrate Judges Association and is active in judicial education where he is a frequent...

Michael Maynes

Magistrate: District 5B

Magistrate Michael Maynes was appointed to serve Adair County in 2017.

Todd G. Nielsen

Magistrate

Magistrate Nielsen was appointed to the bench in 2014. He received his undergraduate degree from Birmingham Southern College in 1986 and his J.D. from Cumberland Law School-Stanford University in 1989. Prior to his appointment, he worked in private practice for over 30 years in Creston, IA. He is a member...

James L. Pedersen

Magistrate: District 5B

Magistrate James L. Pedersen, Mount Ayr, was appointed to serve Ringgold County in 1989. He graduated from Colorado State University in 1975 and from Drake University School of Law in 1985. He is a practicing attorney and a member of the Ringgold County, District 5B, Iowa State, and American Bar...

Mary Ellen Perkins

Magistrate: District 5A

Magistrate Mary Ellen Perkins was appointed to serve Guthrie County in 2001. She received her undergraduate degree from Drake University in 1985, and her law degree from Drake University Law School in 1987. She has been in private practice since graduating law school. She is a member of the Iowa...

Annie Fox Reynolds

Magistrate

Magistrate Reynolds was appointed to the bench in August 2017. She received her undergraduate from Wartburg College in 2005 and her law degree from Drake University Law School in 2008. Prior to her appointment to the bench she worked as a Judicial Law Clerk to Judge Linda Reade, United States...

Donna M. Schauer

Magistrate: District 5A

Magistrate Donna M. Schauer, Adel, was appointed to serve Dallas County in February, 2010. She was born in Ashley, North Dakota. Magistrate Schauer earned two bachelor’s degrees, with honors, in 1989 from the University of Southern Maine, Portland/Gorham campus, and has an associate degree from the North Dakota State School...

Beth Tigges

Magistrate: District 5C

Magistrate Beth Tigges, Des Moines, was appointed to serve Polk County in October, 2013. She received her bachelor's degree in English from Iowa State University and her law degree from Drake University School of Law in 2008. She was previously employed as a public defender in Story County and Polk...

Andrew J. Zimmerman

Magistrate: 5B

Magistrate Zimmerman was appointed to the bench in February 2017. He attended the University of Nebraska at Lincoln, graduating in 2006 with a Bachelor's degree in political science, continuing on to receive his J.D. at Creighton University of Law in 2012.

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