39th Annual Eastern District Conference

Conference Planning Committee

Kimberly J. Mueller
Chief District Judge
Jennifer L. Thurston
Chief Magistrate Judge
Ronald H. Sargis
Chief Bankruptcy Judge
Avalon Johnson Fitzgerald
Brande Gustafson
Vice Chair
Thomas Phinney
Ex Officio
Daniel Spohr-Grimes

Committee Members

  • Kimberly J. Mueller, Chief District Judge
  • Ronald H. Sargis, Chief Bankruptcy Judge
  • Jennifer L. Thurston, Chief Magistrate Judge
  • Avalon Johnson Fitzgerald, Chair, Reynolds Tilbury Woodward, LLP
  • Brande Gustafson, Vice Chair, Weakley & Arendt, APC
  • Thomas Phinney, Ex Officio, Parkinson Phinney
  • Angela Alvarez, Deputy in Charge
  • Patti Andrews, Judicial Assistant
  • Wayne Blackwelder, Bankruptcy Court Clerk
  • Jacob Eaton, Zimmer & Melton, LLP
  • David Everson, USMS Judicial Security Inspector
  • Ben Galloway, Chief Assistant Federal Defender
  • Anne Gaskins, USMS Judicial Security Inspector
  • Chris Hales, Assistant U.S. Attorney
  • Keith Holland, District Court Clerk
  • Chi Soo Kim, Executive Assistant U.S. Attorney
  • Jenna Nelson, Chief Deputy Clerk
  • Alexander Nowinski, Kennaday, Leavitt, PC
  • Donna Parkinson, Parkinson Phinney
  • Jerome Price, Office of the Federal Defender
  • Megan Sammut, California Office of the Attorney General
  • Daniel Spohr-Grimes, Program Administrator, Treasurer for EDC
  • Gabriel Waddell, Fear Waddell, PC

Web Design Team

  • Daniel Spohr-Grimes