Federal Judicial Service
Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit
Nominated by Barack Obama on January 31, 2013, to a seat vacated by Terrence L. O`Brien.
Confirmed by the Senate on July 8, 2013, and received commission on July 9, 2013.
University of Wyoming, B.S., 1983
University of Wyoming College of Law, J.D., 1987
Law clerk, Hon. Alan B. Johnson, U.S. District Court, District of Wyoming, 1987-1989
Private practice, Evanston, Wyoming, 1989-1998
State senator, Wyoming, 1993-1999
Private practice, Cheyenne, Wyoming, 1998-2002
Assistant U.S. attorney, District of Wyoming, 2003-2010
Special assistant to the governor for legislative affairs, State of Wyoming, 2010-2011
Attorney general, State of Wyoming, 2011-2013