Commission Sends Three Names to Governor for 16th Judicial District Vacancy

The Trial Court Vacancy Commission met today in Murfreesboro to consider five applicants for a circuit court judge vacancy in the 16th Judicial District, which includes Rutherford and Cannon Counties. This vacancy was created by the upcoming retirement of Judge J. Mark Rogers on September 1, 2023.

After holding a public hearing and conducting public interviews, the Commission selected the following nominees to forward to Governor Bill Lee for his consideration:

Terry A. Fann

Derek R. Howard

R. Michelle Howser