November 15, 2013
IN RE THE APPOINTMENT OF MEMBERS OF THE ACCESS TO JUSTICE COMMISSION
On September 18, 2012, this Court appointed 18 individuals, representing a variety of groups and entities, to serve as the initial members of the Access to Justice Commission for staggered three-year terms. On September 30, 2013, six of the initial members' terms expired. Several have indicated their willingness to serve for a new, three-year term. The Court extends its thanks to Sharon Skaggs and Robin Meguire for their year of service.
IT IS ORDERED that the following members are appointed to the Commission for a three-year term ending September 30, 2016: Jackie Schara, representing Clerks of Courts of Limited Jurisdiction; and Michelle Robinson, representing the Montana Justice Foundation. With their consent, Judge Richard Jackson, Alison Paul, Randy Snyder and Andy Huff are reappointed to the Commission, also for a three-year term ending September 30, 2016.
IT IS FURTHER ORDERED that Hillary Wandler shall serve as the University of Montana School of Law's designated member in place of Andrew King-Reis for a period of one year, ending on September 30, 2014.
IT IS FURTHER ORDERED that Justice Beth Baker shall serve as Chair of the ATJC until further order of the Court.
The Clerk is directed to provide copies of this order to each current and outgoing member of the ATJC, to the newly-appointed members listed herein, and to the State Bar of Montana.