Gregory Stoltenburg reappointed as 3rd Circuit Presiding Judge

New South Dakota Chief Justice Steven Jensen announced today the reappointment of Gregory Stoltenburg as Presiding Judge for the Third Judicial Circuit.

Judge Stoltenburg’s reappointment follows the selection of Jensen as Chief Justice of the state Supreme Court.

Presiding Judges are appointed by the Chief Justice and are the administrative heads of their respective circuits.

The Chief Justice expressed his appreciation for Judge Stoltenburg’s continued willingness to serve the Unified Judicial System and people of South Dakota.

The Third Judicial Circuit consists of Beadle, Brookings, Clark, Codington, Deuel, Grant, Hamlin, Hand, Jerauld, Kingsbury, Lake, Miner, Moody and Sanborn counties.

The Chief Justice also appointed the other presiding judges in the state Wednesday.


January 6, 2021