Gov. John Hickenlooper has appointed Jin Ho Pack as a judge on the Delta County Court in the 7th Judicial District. She fills a vacancy created by the resignation of the Honorable Sandra Miller.
Pack currently serves as the county attorney for Delta County, a position she has held since 2015. In that capacity, Pack manages the county's civil law proceedings, reviews and approves contracts for the county, and provides general legal advice to the county's elected officials and agency leadership.
Previously, Pack worked as an assistant county attorney for Delta County (2014-15), as an associate at Kaplan Law LLC (2013-14), as a child support enforcement unit attorney for Young Williams Child Support Services (2011-13), and as a deputy prosecuting attorney in Honolulu, Hawaii (2005-06). Pack earned her undergraduate degree from Duke University in 2000 and her J.D. from the University of Miami School of Law in 2003.
Pack's appointment is effective Aug. 4.
On Dec. 4 Delta County Commissioners Doug Atchley, Mark Roeber and Don Suppes denied the application of Paonia Holdings, LLC for a change of land use for the property at 41322 Highway 133, with an adjacent residence at 41402 Highway 133 and an ancillary property at 16180 Stevens Gulch Road.
The property is owned by Bowie Resources, LLC, and was formerly used as a coal load-out site.