Judge Susan Christensen has been chosen by Governor Kim Reynolds to serve on the Iowa Supreme Court.
Reynolds announced her choice Wednesday afternoon at the state capitol in Des Moines.
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Christensen, who is from Harlan, received her law degree from the Creighton University School of Law.
Most recently, she served as a district court judge in Iowa’s Fourth Judicial District.
Christensen has a family connection to the court.
Her late father, Jerry Larson, served on the Iowa Supreme Court for 30 years — longer than any other justice in state history.
Larson died this past April. Christensen mentioned her father during her remarks.
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Christensen is the governor’s first appointment to the Iowa Supreme Court.