23rd Judicial District
The second graduation of the Ellis County Drug Court occurred on Sept. 10 at the Ellis County Courthouse.
This intensive treatment court program takes many months of hard work and determination by the participants and we are proud to recognize their accomplishments. Pictured left to right are: Tyler Luecke, Tara Rollins, Earnest Johnson, Drug Court Judge Glenn Braun, Nicole Mekelburg, Cory Coil, and Drug Court Coordinator Teresa Greenwood.
Other drug court team members besides Greenwood and Judge Braun are Intensive Supervision Officers Erin Geist, Trevor Roa and Kyle Bartling from Northwest Kansas Community Corrections, Ellis County Attorney Tom Drees and Assistant County Attorney Aaron Cunningham, Attorney Curtis Brown, Jobeth Haselhorst with the Smoky Hill Foundation, Amy Bird with High Plains Mental Health Center, Detective Brian Shannon with the Ellis County Sheriff’s Department, Detective JB Burkholder with the Hays Police Department, and newly added team member Nick Eiden, Drug Court Case Manager.