Thomas E. Foster
Before his appointment as a Kansas district judge in 1999, Chief Judge Foster spent 21 years in private practice. Serving as the district judge 2010, he was appointed as the Tenth District Chief Judge. He is a member of the Johnson County Bar Association, Kansas Bar Association, the American Judges Association and the Kansas Child Support Guidelines Committee. He received the President's Award from the Johnson County Bar Association in 2005. Chief Judge Foster is a graduate of Regis University and Washburn University School of Law.