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Year Elected: District Magistrate Judge 2004; District Court Judge 2006 Law School: Washburn University School of Law, J.D. 1977 College and Degree: U.S. Military Academy, West Point, N.Y., B.S. 1969
Infantry Officer, U.S. Army 1969-1974 (Infantry Plt. Ldr. 101st Abn. Div. Viet Nam ’70-’71); Assistant Shawnee County District Attorney ‘77-‘78; Assistant Reno County Attorney 1978-1981; Reno County Attorney 1981-1983; Private Practice: Rauh, Thorne, Childs and O’Sullivan (later Leslie, O’Sullivan, McCarville and Brown) ‘83-‘05; District Magistrate Judge ‘05-‘07; District Court Judge ‘07- present.
Kansas Bar Association, Reno County Bar Association (President ‘99), Kansas District Magistrate Judges Association (Legislative Committee ‘06), National Judges Association, Kansas District Judges Association, American Judges Association. Graduate of National District Attorneys Career Prosecutor Course ‘79 and National Judicial College Special Court Jurisdiction Advanced Course ‘06.