Judge Johnathan Judd


Appointed on Mar. 1, 2021, by Governor Tim Walz. Elected in 2022. Current term expires Jan. 2029.


University of North Dakota School of Law 
Political science and history degrees, North Dakota State University

Past Employment:

  • Mayor City of Moorhead
  • Part-time contract, Minnesota Board of Public Defense
  • Prosecutor, Clay County Attorney’s office
  • Private practice
  • Assistant Public Defender, Minnesota Board of Public Defense
  • Director of Multicultural Affairs, Concordia College
  • Minnesota Department of Commerce
  • Law clerk, Judge Gerald J. Seibel, Morris, MN

Professional and Community Activities:

  • Adjunct instructor, Criminal Justice Department, Minnesota State University Moorhead
  • Various City of Moorhead commissions and committees