Magistrate Michael D. Maynes, Greenfield, was appointed to serve Adair County in 2017. He earned his undergraduate degree from Buena Vista University in 1997 and his law degree from Creighton University Law School in 2000. Magistrate Maynes was employed at Cardinal IG in Greenfield before attending Creighton. He has served as Adair County Attorney and is in private practice in Greenfield, Iowa. He is a member of the Adair County Bar Association and The Iowa State Bar Association.