DES MOINES – Yesterday, Gov. Branstad appointed Jeanie Kunkle Vaudt as judge to the 5C Judicial District.
Vaudt received her law degree from the Drake University and is an Assistant Attorney General at the Iowa Department of Justice. Vaudt was appointed to fill the vacancy created by Judge Glenn E. Pille.
The counties in the Fifth District are Adair, Adams, Clarke, Dallas, Decatur, Guthrie, Jasper, Lucas, Madison, Marion, Polk, Ringgold, Taylor, Union, Warren and Wayne.