Gov. Matt Mead has appointed his chief of staff, Kari Jo
Gray, to the Wyoming Supreme Court.
Gray replaces Justice E. James Burke who has served on the court since 2005 and retires effective Oct. 8.
A native of Lusk and long-time Douglas resident, Gray has served as Mead’s chief of staff since he first took office in January 2011.
Previously, Gray was in private practice for 12 years in Douglas and she served as director of the Wyoming Department of Family Services.