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Appointments to Date

Namesort ascending Court Appointed Effective Replacing News Release
Julie McKay Spokane County Superior Court January 28, 2016 February 8, 2016 Judge Kathleen O’Connor, retiring 1/28/16
Julia Garratt King County Superior Court July 16, 2013 August 8, 2013 Judge Patricia H. Clark, retiring 07/16/2013
Josephine Wiggs-Martin King County Superior Court March 20, 2019 April 1, 2019 Judge Wesley Saint Clair, Retiring 3/20/2019
John Ruhl King County Superior Court March 7, 2014 April 1, 2014 Judge Jay White, retiring 03/07/2014
John H. Chun Court of Appeals, Division I June 29, 2018 September 1, 2018 Judge Michael Trickey, retiring 06/29/2018
John Fairgrieve Clark County Superior Court March 18, 2015 April 20, 2015 Judge Barbara Johnson, retiring 03/18/2015
John Chun King County Superior Court December 16, 2013 January 6, 2014 Judge Michael Hayden, retiring 12/17/2013
Johanna Bender King County Superior Court October 28, 2015 December 1, 2015 Judge Carol Schapira, retiring 11/02/15
Jennifer Snider Clark County Superior Court April 23, 2019 May 9, 2019 Judge James Rulli, Retiring 4/23/2019
Jennifer R. Langbehn Snohomish County Superior Court May 4, 2018 June 1, 2018 Judge Michael Downes, retiring 05/04/2018
Jeffrey Bassett Kitsap County Superior Court February 9, 2016 February 26, 2016 Judge Jay Roof, retiring 2/9/16
Janet Helson King County Superior Court March 11, 2015 May 1, 2015 Judge Kimberley Prochnau, retiring 03/11/2015
Jackie Shea Brown Benton/Franklin County Superior Court October 5, 2015 October 16, 2015 New Position 10/05/15
J. Michael Diaz King County Superior Court December 22, 2017 January 22, 2018 Judge Richard McDermott, retiring 12/22/2017
Gretchen Leanderson Pierce County Superior Court November 7, 2014 December 4, 2014 Judge Thomas Felnagle, retiring 11/07/2014
George B. Fearing Court of Appeals, Division III, District 2 May 20, 2013 June 24, 2013 Judge Dennis J. Sweeney, retiring 05/20/2013
Gayle M. Harthcock Yakima County Superior Court April 16, 2014 May 1, 2014 Judge Robert Lawrence-Berrey, appointed to Court of Appeals, Division III 04/21/2014
G. Helen Whitener Washington Supreme Court April 13, 2020 April 13, 2020 Justice Charles Wiggins, retiring 04/13/2020
G. Helen Whitener Pierce County Superior Court January 6, 2015 January 13, 2015 Judge John McCarthy, retiring 01/06/2015
Elisabeth Tutsch Yakima County Superior Court April 1, 2020 May 1, 2020 Judge Michael McCarthy, deceased 04/01/2020

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