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March 12, 2021
CONTACT: CONTACT: Lydia S. Zbrzeznj, Chair; [email protected]
Tenth Circuit Judicial Nominating Commission
TELEPHONE: 863-656-6672

The Tenth Circuit Judicial Nominating Commission will meet on April 8, at 8 a.m., via videoconference, through the Zoom application. The purpose of this meeting will be to interview applicants for the vacant Tenth Judicial Circuit, Circuit Court seat created by the resignation of Judge Steven L. Selph, and to deliberate. Applicants will be notified by the close of business on Monday, March 29, as to the time of their interview which will be conducted via videoconference through the Zoom application.

Commission Members are:

Lydia S. Zbrzeznj

Krista Mahalak

E. Blake Paul

Richard E. Straughn

Benjamin W. Hardin, Jr.

Robert Swaine

Patrice Behnstedt

Frederick J. Murphy, Jr.

Nicholas T. Zbrzeznj


Lydia S. Zbrzeznj, Chair

99 Sixth Street SW

Winter Haven, Florida 33880

Telephone: 863-656-6672

Facsimile: 863-301-4500

Email: [email protected]


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