JNC recommends candidates for Douglas County State Court

February 27, 2018

The Judicial Nominating Commission has submitted recommendations to fill a vacancy within the State Court of Douglas County.  The vacancy was created by the resignation of the Honorable W. O’Neal Dettmering, Jr.  Gov. Deal will fill the vacancy from the recommendations provided.  The Governor’s Office will contact candidates to schedule interviews.

The following names were submitted to Gov. Deal:

  • Brian K. Fortner – District Attorney, Douglas Judicial Circuit
  • Wesley M. Woolverton – Assistant Public Defender, Douglas Judicial Circuit