Current Judicial Vacancies

Biographical Statements Submitted by Current Applicants 

Anchorage Superior Court (3 seats)

Important Dates

Application Deadline - 3:00 p.m., February 9, 2018 - REVISED
Survey Deadline - March 4, 2018
Meeting Dates - June 10-12, 2018
Public Hearing - Noon, June 11, 2018, Boney Courthouse, 303 K Street, Anchorage
Public Vote - 9:00 a.m., June 29, 2018, Boney Courthouse, 303 K Street, Anchorage

Applicants

John C. Cagle (withdrew)
Suzanne Cole
Roberta C. Erwin
Martin C. Fallon
Gregory Fisher
Una Sonia Gandbhir
Josie Garton
Cheryl Mandala
Thomas A. Matthews
Donna J. McCready
Lisa B. Nelson
Douglas C. Perkins
Peter R. Ramgren
Elizabeth Russo
Franklin E. Spaulding (withdrew)
Gary L. Stapp (withdrew)
William W. Taylor (withdrew)
Thomas I. Temple
Clayton H. Walker (withdrew)

Bethel Superior Court

Important Dates

Application Deadline - 3:00 p.m., February 2, 2018
Survey Deadline - March 4, 2018
Meeting Dates - June 13, 2018
Public Hearing - Noon, June 13, 2018, Bethel Courthouse, Chief Eddie Hoffman Hwy, Bethel

Nominees

No names forwarded to the Governor because only one applicant (Terrence P. Haas) was nominated.

Applicants

Terrence P. Haas
Melony P. Lockwood
Tara Logsdon
Michael Sean McLaughlin (withdrew)
Will Montgomery
John O. Putikka (withdrew)
David L. Roghair

Bethel District Court

Important Dates

Application Deadline - 3:00 p.m., February 2, 2018
Survey Deadline - March 4, 2018
Meeting Dates - June 13, 2018
Public Hearing - Noon, June 13, 2018, Bethel Courthouse, Chief Eddie Hoffman Hwy, Bethel
Public Vote - 9:00 a.m., June 29, 2018, Boney Courthouse, 303 K Street, Anchorage and Teleconference

Applicants

Terrence P. Haas
Melony P. Lockwood
Tara Logsdon
Michael Sean McLaughlin (withdrew)
Will Montgomery
Heather O’Brien
John O. Putikka (withdrew)
David L. Roghair

Fairbanks Superior Court

Important Dates

Application Deadline - 3:00 p.m., February 2, 2018
Survey Deadline - March 4, 2018
Meeting Dates - May 14-18, 2018
Public Hearing - Noon, May 14, 2018, Rabinowitz Courthouse, 101 Lacey Street, Fairbanks

Council Nominees

Brent Bennett
Thomas I. Temple
John Foster Wallace

Other Applicants

Andrew Patrick Baldock (withdrew)
Melony P. Lockwood
Earl Adrian Peterson
Kirk Schwalm
Franklin E. Spaulding
Gary L. Stapp (withdrew)
Amy J. Tallerico

Juneau Superior Court

Important Dates

Application Deadline - 3:00 p.m., February 2, 2018
Survey Deadline - March 4, 2018
Meeting Dates - May 14-18, 2018
Public Hearing - Noon, May 17, 2018, Dimond Courthouse, 123 4th Street, Juneau

Council Nominees

Amy Gurton Mead
Julie Willoughby

Other Applicants

Lael Harrison (withdrew)
Kevin Andrew Higgins
Margaret McWilliams
Debra O’Gara
Hanna Sebold
Franklin E. Spaulding
Gary L. Stapp (withdrew)
William W. Taylor (withdrew)

Kenai Superior Court

Important Dates

Application Deadline - 3:00 p.m., February 2, 2018
Survey Deadline - March 4, 2018
Meeting Dates - May 14-18, 2018
Public Hearing - Noon, May 16, 2018, Kenai Courthouse, 125 Trading Bay Road, Kenai

Council Nominees

Lance Joanis
Daniel Schally

Other Applicants

Martin C. Fallon
Scot H. Leaders
Tara Logsdon
Gary L. Stapp (withdrew)
William W. Taylor
Thomas I. Temple

Anchorage Superior Court

Important Dates

Application Deadline - 3:00 p.m., September 25, 2017
Survey Deadline - October 23, 2017
Meeting Dates - January 4, 2018
Public Hearing - Noon, Thursday, January 4, 2018, Boney Courthouse, 303 K Street, Anchorage

Appointed

Andrew Peterson pdf icon

Other Council Nominees

Josie Garton
Thomas A. Matthews

Other Applicants

John C. Cagle
Gregory Fisher (withdrew)
Una Sonia Gandbhir
Douglas C. Perkins (withdrew)

Sitka Superior Court

Important Dates

Application Deadline - 3:00 p.m., September 25, 2017
Survey Deadline - October 23, 2017
Meeting Dates - January 8, 2018
Public Hearing - Noon, Monday, January 8, 2018, Sitka Courthouse, 304 Lake Street, Sitka

Appointed

Jude Pate pdf icon

Other Council Nominee

Julie Willoughby

Other Applicants

Gregory Fisher (withdrew)
Lance Joanis
Margaret McWilliams
David L. Roghair

Anchorage District Court

Important Dates

Application Deadline - 3:00 p.m., September 25, 2017
Survey Deadline - October 23, 2017
Meeting Dates - January 5-6, 2018
Public Hearing - Noon, Thursday, January 4, 2018, Boney Courthouse, 303 K Street, Anchorage

Appointed

Michael B. Logue pdf icon

Other Council Nominees

Samantha Cherot
Craig S. Condie
Andrew Peterson
Peter R. Ramgren

Other Applicants

John C. Cagle
Monica Elkinton (withdrew)
Josie Garton
Serena Green
Zach Manzella
David A. Nesbett
Tina Teaford
Daniel Wilkerson