JNC recommends candidates for Clayton and Flint Judicial Circuits

December 6, 2017

The Judicial Nominating Commission has submitted recommendations to fill vacancies within the Superior Courts of the Clayton and Flint Judicial Circuits.  The vacancy within the Clayton Judicial Circuit was created by the resignation of the Honorable Albert B. Collier, and the vacancy within the Flint Judicial Circuit was created by the resignation of the Honorable Wade M. Crumbley.  Gov. Deal will fill the vacancies from the recommendations provided.  The Governor’s Office will contact candidates to schedule interviews.

The following names were submitted to Gov. Deal:

Clayton Judicial Circuit

  • Tammi Long Hayward – Judge, State Court of Clayton County
  • Shalonda Jones-Parker – Deputy Chief Assistant Solicitor-General, Clayton County Solicitor-General’s Office
  • Stephen N. Knights, Jr. – Senior Attorney, Knights Law Group, LLC
  • Kathryn L. Powers – Judge, State Court of Clayton County

Flint Judicial Circuit

  • Jason T. Harper – Judge, State Court of Henry County
  • Chaundra D. Lewis – Assistant District Attorney, Henry County District Attorney’s Office
  • John A. “Trea” Pipkin III – Solicitor-General, Office of Solicitor-General of Henry County