Gov. Kim Reynolds today announced her appointment of Ashley Sparks as a district judge in Judicial Election District 2B.  

Sparks, of Bondurant, Iowa, is the Owner of Sparks Law, PLLC and is a Boone County Magistrate. She received an undergraduate degree from Western Illinois University, a master’s degree from the University of Northern Iowa and her law degree from Drake University Law School. 

Sparks fills a vacancy created following the retirement of the Hon. James C. Ellefson.  Judicial Election District 2B includes Boone, Calhoun, Carroll, Greene, Hamilton, Hardin, Humboldt, Marshall, Pocahontas, Sac, Story, Webster, and Wright counties.