Nominating Commission Selects Three Candidates for 16th Judicial District Circuit Court Vacancy

August 20, 2012

Nashville, Tenn. – The Judicial Nominating Commission met in Murfreesboro on Friday, Aug. 17 to review the 13 applicants for the 16th Judicial District Circuit Court vacancy. The vacancy was created by the appointment of Circuit Court Judge Don R. Ash as Senior Judge. After holding a public hearing and interview for each applicant, the Judicial Nominating Commission has recommended the following three candidates to Governor Bill Haslam:

Keta J. Barnes
Municipal Court Judge
Smyrna, Tennessee

M. Keith Siskin
Magistrate for Rutherford County Juvenile Court
Murfreesboro, Tennessee 

Howard W. Wilson
Private Practice
Wilson & Bradley
Murfreesboro, Tennessee 

For more information, visit www.tncourts.gov.