Governor Kim Reynolds Administer Crawford County Judge Oath of Office for Court of Appeals Next Week

 (Des Moines) Governor Kim Reynolds will administer the Oath of Office to the Iowa Court of Appeals Julie A. Schumacher in a public ceremony in the Iowa Supreme Court Courtroom on Thursday, October 17th.

Judge Schumacher of Schleswig served as a district court judge from 2017 until she was appointed to the court of appeals in 2019. She served as a district associate judge from 2013 to 2017. She served as a district court judge from 2017 until she was appointed to the court of appeals.

Judge Schumacher earned her Bachelor of Arts Degree from the University of South Dakota in 1990 and her law degree from Creighton University School of Law in 1993.

Judge Schumacher entered private practice in Denison, Iowa, upon graduation from law school and served as both a prosecutor in the Crawford County Attorney’s Office and as Assistant City Attorney for Denison.

Judge Schumacher fills the vacancy created by the retirement of Chief Judge Gayle Nelson Vogel.