Appointed by Governor Jesse Ventura on July 19, 2002. Elected in 2004 and 2010. Current term expires Jan. 2017.
University of Minnesota Law School: Juris Doctor, cum laude, 1986
College of St. Thomas: Bachelor of Arts, magna cum laude, 1982
Assistant Hennepin County Attorney- (Community Services Division; CornerHouse Attorney; Adult Prosecution Division; Juvenile Prosecution Division), 1987-2002
Law Clerk- Hennepin County Attorney's Office, 1984-1987
Minnesota Supreme Court, 1986
Professional Memberships and Organizations:
Minnesota District Judges Association, 2002-present
Supreme Court Advisory Committee- Minnesota Rules of Civil Procedure, 2005-2008
Washington County Community Corrections Advisory Board, 2005-present
Washington County Guardian Ad Litem Advisory Board, 2003-present
Washington County Community Services Advisory Committee, 2003 - 2005
Spirit of Christian Youth Volunteer and Advisory Council member, 1998-2005
Judge Hannon was born in 1960, was raised in Maplewood, Minnesota, and since 1984 has resided in the Stillwater area with her husband, Paul Hannon and their three daughters.