JEFFERSON CITY, MO – On Friday, Governor Mike Parson appointed Kevin Selby as Circuit Judge for the 40th Judicial Circuit. He will fill the Circuit Judge position created by the Missouri General Assembly in 2018.

Selby, who resides in Stark City, currently serves as Associate Circuit Judge for the 40th Judicial Circuit. He holds a bachelor’s degree in philosophy and political science from the University of Kansas in Lawrence, Kansas, and a Juris Doctorate from the University of the Pacific McGeorge School of Law in Sacramento, California. 

He is a lifelong area resident. Selby has served as the Associate Circuit Judge for Newton County since 2003 and previously served as an assistant prosecuting attorney.