Bill Haslam is the Governor of Tennessee. He was elected in 2010 and is a Republican. For an extensive profile, visit: Bill Haslam on Ballotpedia.
In Tennessee, the governor makes a judicial appointment after candidates are recommended by a judicial nominating commission. After the governor appoints a judge, she or he must run for retention in the next general election.
The tables below list the governor's appointees to the courts across the state. These lists are updated automatically with new appointments.
Court of Appeals
Court of Criminal Appeals
|Roger A. Page||Tennessee Court of Criminal Appeals||2011-2020||Twenty Sixth circuit court, Tennessee|
|M. Keith Siskin||Sixteenth circuit court, Tennessee||2012-Present||Magistrate, Rutherford County Juvenile Court|
|Tammy Harrington||Fifth circuit court, Tennessee||2011-2012|
|Derek K. Smith||Twenty First circuit court, Tennessee||2011-2012|
|Phillip Robinson||Twentieth circuit court, Tennessee||2012-present||Attorney, private practice|
|Deborah Stevens||Sixth circuit court, Tennessee||2013-Present||Attorney, Lewis, King, Krieg & Waldrop|
|Forest A. Durard, Jr.||Seventeenth circuit court, Tennessee||6/2013-12/2014||Attorney, Private practice|
|Mike Faulk||Third circuit court, Tennessee||6/2013-2014||Attorney, The Faulk Law Office|