Meet the Council


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Member 
Honorable Robert Brutinel Chief Justice, Arizona Supreme Court
David K. Byers Director,  Arizona Administrative Office of the Courts
Honorable Peter Swann Chief Judge, Court of Appeals, Division One
Honorable Garye Vásquez Chief Judge, Court of Appeals, Division Two
Honorable Kyle Bryson Presiding Judge, Superior Court in Pima county
Honorable Joseph Welty Presiding Judge, Superior Court in Maricopa County
Honorable Charles Gurtler Presiding Judge, Superior Court in Mohave County
Honorable Monica Stauffer Presiding Judge, Superior Court in Greenlee County
Honorable Louis Dominguez Presiding Judge, Surprise City Court
Honorable Keith Russell Presiding Justice of the Peace, East Mesa Justice Court
Honorable Dorothy Little Presiding Justice of the Peace, Payson Regional Courts
Brian Furuya President, State Bar of Arizona
Honorable Juan Pablo Guzman Clerk of Court, Superior Court in Santa Cruz County
Kathy Schaben Court Administrator, Superior Court in Yuma County
Honorable David Mackey Presiding Judge, Superior Court in Yavapai County
Honorable Antonio Riojas Presiding Judge, Tucson Municipal Court
Mike Hellon Public Member
Don Bivens Public Member
Steve Pierce Public Member
Athia Hardt Public Member
George Weisz Public Member
Steve Peru Public Member
Lisa Urias Public Member
Lea Márquez-Peterson Public Member
Kevin L. Robinson Public Member
   
Mike Baumstark Deputy Director, Administrative Office of the Court
Staff to the Arizona Judicial Council
Lorraine Smith Administrative Office of the Courts, Staff to the Arizona Judicial Council