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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
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.
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.
Scout Leader, Ass’t. Scoutmaster, Wood Badge, Order of the Arrow
(Ordeal, Brotherhood and Vigil Honor, OA Lodge Advisor ‘95-‘97); Twin
Oaks Boys Home Board Member ‘81-‘91 President ‘89-‘91; Member American
Legion, (21 years as Team Host NJCAA BB tournament committee); Veterans
of Foreign Wars, U.S. Army Ranger Ass’n., Ass’n. of Graduates of USMA,
Board Member West Point Society of Greater Wichita; Admissions Field
Representative for U.S. Military Academy ‘93 to Present for First and
Fourth Congressional Districts. Reno County Chamber of Commerce (’83 to
Cross Catholic Church, Hutchinson; Knights of Columbus Council #7279,
Grand Knight ‘89-‘90; Charter Member Fr. Cushing Assembly K of C Fourth
Married in May ‘72 to Diane, two grown children David, Helena, MT and Amy and husband Mike Malmstrom with grandson, Portland OR.