Governor Eric Greitens has appointed Joe Don McGaugh of Carrollton as Associate Circuit Judge for Carroll County.
McGaugh has served parts of Carroll, Chariton, and Ray counties as the 39th District State Representative since 2012. He is also the principal attorney of McGaugh Law Offices, LLC. McGaugh was the City Attorney and City Prosecutor for Carrollton before starting his own law firm.
He is a member of the Missouri Farm Bureau, Missouri Cattleman’s Association, the Carrollton Lions Club, and the Carrollton United Methodist Church and is a lifelong resident of Carrollton.