Gov. Hickenlooper appoints new district judge in Boulder County
Wednesday, March 30, 2011 — Gov. John Hickenlooper announced today the appointment of Andrew Ross Macdonald to serve as a district judge in the 20th Judicial District (Boulder County). Macdonald will fill a vacancy created by the retirement of the Honorable Carol Glowinsky.
Macdonald, of Boulder, is an Assistant County Attorney with the Boulder County Attorney’s Office, where he has worked since 1990. He spends up to half of this time on litigation matters and the remainder of this time providing legal advice to elected officials.
Macdonald earlier worked for Sawaya & Rose in Denver (1989-1990), the Public Defender’s Office in Clearwater, Fla. (1986-1989), and Hanley & Deane in St. Petersburg, Fla. (1985-1986). He earned a bachelor’s degree from the University of Colorado (1982) and a J.D. from Stetson University College of Law (1985).
Macdonald’s judicial appointment is effective April 29.