FIRST DISTRICT TRIAL COURT EXECUTIVE APPOINTED
Salt Lake City, UT—Utah State Court Administrator Daniel J. Becker has announced the appointment of Corrie Keller to the position of trial court executive in the 1st District Court. Keller replaces Joe Derring who resigned in March 2011. The 1st District includes Box Elder, Cache, and Rich counties.
Prior to his appointment, Keller worked 27 years for the Idaho judiciary. He held the positions of clerk of court, trial court administrator, financial officer, director of court services, and deputy administrative director for the Idaho Administrative Office of the Courts. Keller is a graduate of Utah State University and a Fellow of the Institute for Court Administration of the National Center for State Courts.
As trial court executive, Keller is responsible for the administration of the juvenile and district courts, which includes providing administrative support to six judges and managing support operations of approx. 60 professional and technical staff. In addition, the trial court executive is responsible for overseeing case management, court facilities, court security, and the court’s budget in the 1st District Court. Keller will begin his new position on July 14, 2011.
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