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Marsha Ternus' Biography
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Marsha K. Ternus
Married; 3 Children
JD, Drake University Law School, 1977
BA, University of Iowa, 1972
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Representative, IOWAccess Advisory Council
Iowa Jury Instructions Committee
Steering Committee, Iowa Supreme Court Commission on Planning for the 21st Century
Multi-State Performance Test Policy Committee
National Conference of Bar Examiners
Attorney, Private Practice, Firm of Bradshaw, Fowler, Proctor and Fairgrave, Des Moines
Chief Justice, Chief Justice of the Iowa Supreme Court, 2006-2011
Associate Justice, Iowa Supreme Court, 1993-2006
Appointed, Justice, Supreme Court of Iowa, 1993
Religious, Civic, and other Memberships
Past President, Board of Counselors, Drake University Law School
Board of Governors, Iowa State Bar Association
Past President, Polk County Bar Association
Board of Directors, Polk County Legal Aid Society
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