Appointed to the Court of Appeals by Governor Tim Walz on Nov. 25, 2019. Current term expires Jan. 2023.
Appointed to District Court on Aug. 20, 2013, by Governor Mark Dayton. Elected in 2014.
J.D., Yale Law School
B.A., highest honors, University of Texas at Austin
Assistant United States Attorney
Associate Attorney; Robins, Kaplan, Miller & Ciresi
Law clerk, Honorable Paul A. Magnuson, U.S. District Court Judge
Member, Minnesota Hispanic Bar Association
Former chair, Minnesota Minority Recruiting Conference Committee, Twin Cities Diversity in Practice
Professional and Community Activities:
Former member, Macalester-Groveland Community Council