Magistrate Denninger, Jones County, was appointed to the bench on August 3, 2018. She earned her B.A. from the University of Iowa in 1992 and her law degree from the University of Iowa in 1995. After graduation from law school, she worked as an Assistant County Attorney with Allamakee County (1995-1996) and Marshall County (1997-2000), in-house counsel from 2000-2005, Judicial Hospitalization Referee in Johnson County 2017-2018, and has been in private practice from 2005 to the present. She is married and has two children.