Governor to appoint new county court judge
The Fourth Judicial District Nominating Commission has nominated three candidates for an El Paso County court judgeship created by the retirement of the Hon. Karla J. Hansen, effective Dec. 11, 2020. Nominees Yolanda Fennick of Colorado Springs, Brian Fields of Black Forest and Dennis McGuire of Colorado Springs were selected in a videoconference meeting on Sept. 2, 2020.
Under the Colorado Constitution, the governor has 15 days from Sept. 2, 2020, within which to appoint one of the nominees as county court judge for El Paso County.
Comments regarding any of the nominees may be sent via e-mail to the governor at
Editor’s Note: Contact information for the three nominees
- Yolanda Fennick, 422 E. Vermijo, #302, Colorado Springs, CO 80903 719-219-6250
- Brian Fields, 1200 Federal Blvd., Denver, CO 80223, 720-944-6450
- Dennis McGuire, 270 S. Tejon St., Colorado Springs, CO 80903, 719-452-5343