Governor Kay Ivey’s appointments: Judicial and Crime related (Jan. – April 2019)

Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey holds first Cabinet Meeting
Gov. Kay Ivey holds her first meeting with members of her then-Cabinet, Friday, April 14, 2017. [Photo Credit: Governor's Office |Jamie Martin]

We are pleased to be able to share with you Governor Kay Ivey’s appointments from January to April. Her new communications team was incredibly responsive in sending us her those she has appointed to boards, commissions and committees — we’re breaking them down categorically for you. This is our third post of this series. If you missed the others you can find the education appointments here and healthcare related ones here

Please check back for additional appointments throughout the day and in the coming weeks. 

Information on open board positions is on the appointments webpage.

Crime Victims Compensation Commission 

  • Dr. Holly Owens (Made January 02)
  • Sheriff Jay Jones (Made January 31)

10th Judicial Circuit Criminal Division, Place 2(Made January 02)

  • Honorable Shanta Owens

10th Judicial Circuit Criminal Division, Circuit Judge(Made January 02)

  • Honorable Teresa Pulliam

St. Clair County District Attorney(Made January 04)

  • Lyle Harmon

Peace Officers’ Standards and Training Commission (Made January 11)

  • Colonel Charles Ward

District Judge of Madison County(Made January 18)

  • Patrick Tuten

Governor’s Task Force on Prevention of Sexual Abuse in Children 

  • Gina Mashburn (Made January 31)
  • Pamela Clasgens (Made February 15)

Child Death Review Team 

  • Chris Newlin (Made January 31)
  • Sally Long Shore (Made January 31)
  • Robert Hinds (Made March 13)
  • LeBeatrix Tatum (Made March 13)

Court Reporting (Made January 31)

  • Alan Peacock

District Judge – 27th Judicial Court(Made February 7)

  • Zachary Ross

State Ethics Commission(Made March 19)

  • Chief Justice Lyn Stuart

District Judge, Civil Division, Place 1 of the Thirteenth Judicial Circuit (Made March 19)

  • Martha Reeves Cook

District Judge, Criminal Division, Place 2 of the Tenth Judicial Circuit (Made March 19)

  • Maria Fortune

District Judge, Place 2 of the Thirteenth Judicial Circuit(Made March 19)

  • George Zoghby

State Rehabilitation Council (Made March 27)

  • Marcus Washington

Jasper Civil Service Board (Made March 27)

Interstate Compact for Adult Offender Supervision (Made April 01)

  • Jonathan Hester

Homeland Security Task Force(Made April 12)

  • Commissioner Mercer

Sylacauga Civil Service Board (Made April 12)

  • Robert Green