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Appointments to Date

Name Courtsort descending Appointed Effective Replacing News Release
G. Helen Whitener Pierce County Superior Court January 6, 2015 January 13, 2015 Judge John McCarthy, retiring 01/06/2015
Clarence Henderson, Jr. Pierce County Superior Court March 20, 2020 March 31, 2020 Judge Frank Cuthbertson, retiring 03/20/2020
Matthew Thomas Pierce County Superior Court March 20, 2020 October 1, 2020 Judge Kathryn Nelson, retiring 03/20/2020
Michael Schwartz Pierce County Superior Court June 30, 2015 August 3, 2015 Judge Thomas Larkin, retiring 06/29/15
Philip Sorensen Pierce County Superior Court March 7, 2014 April 1, 2014 Judge Linda Lee, appointed to Court of Appeals, Division II 03/07/2014
Susan Adams Pierce County Superior Court May 7, 2020 October 1, 2020 Judge Helen Whitener, Appointed to Washington Supreme Court 05/07/2020
Kathryn Loring San Juan County Superior Court November 3, 2017 January 1, 2018 Judge Donald Eaton, retiring 11/3/2017
Laura Riquelme Skagit County Superior Court June 26, 2017 July 10, 2017 Judge Michael Rickert, retiring 6/26/2017
Brian Stiles Skagit County Superior Court June 8, 2015 July 9, 2015 Judge John Meyer, retiring 06/10/15
Laura Riquelme Skagit County Superior Court March 1, 2016 March 21, 2016 Judge Susan Cook, retiring 3/2/2016
Paul Thompson Snohomish County Superior Court December 4, 2018 January 1, 2019 Judge Ellen Fair, Retiring 12/6/2018
Jennifer R. Langbehn Snohomish County Superior Court May 4, 2018 June 1, 2018 Judge Michael Downes, retiring 05/04/2018
Edirin Okoloko Snohomish County Superior Court January 22, 2020 March 1, 2020 Judge Linda Krese, retiring 01/22/2020
Edirin Okoloko Snohomish County Superior Court September 11, 2018 October 1, 2018 Judge George Bowden, retiring 09/11/2018
Charnelle Bjeklengren Spokane County Superior Court April 8, 2019 May 1, 2019 Judge James Triplet, deceased 4/10/2019
Michelle Szambelan Spokane County Superior Court February 20, 2018 March 13, 2018 Judge Linda Tompkins, retiring 2/20/18
Raymond Clary Spokane County Superior Court December 24, 2014 January 23, 2015 Judge Tari S. Eitzen, retiring 12/24/2014
Rachelle Anderson Spokane County Superior Court December 6, 2018 January 1, 2019 Judge Ellen Clark, retiring 12/20/2018
Julie McKay Spokane County Superior Court January 28, 2016 February 8, 2016 Judge Kathleen O’Connor, retiring 1/28/16
Anthony D. Hazel Spokane County Superior Court April 11, 2017 May 1, 2017 Judge Salvatore "Sam" Cozza, deceased 4/11/2017

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