APRIL 1, 2022
Jefferson City — Today, Governor Mike Parson appointed Matthew Wilson as Circuit Judge for the 2nd Judicial Circuit, which includes Adair, Knox, and Lewis Counties. He will fill the Circuit Judge vacancy created by the retirement of the Honorable Russell E. Steele.
Mr. Wilson, of Kirksville, currently serves as the Adair County Prosecuting Attorney. He holds a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Nebraska at Omaha and a Juris Doctor from Creighton University School of Law.