Admitted to the Florida Bar, 2001
County Judge: January 2015 – Present
County Court Misdemeanor
Circuit Court –
as acting Circuit Judge
Circuit Civil All cases
Circuit Criminal All cases
Juvenile Delinquency and Dependency
Mental Health, Marchman and Baker Acts; and Risk Protection Orders
Probate and Guardianship
Juris Doctor: Honors
University of Florida
Gainesville, FL 2000 B.S. in Environmental Science:
University of Florida
Gainesville, FL 1994
High School Graduation: Salutatorian
Dixie County, 1991
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