Linda McGee appointed Chief Judge of Court of Appeals

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Jul 2014
Linda McGee appointed Chief Judge of Court of Appeals

Judge Linda McGee, who has served on the Court of Appeals since 1995, was appointed Chief Judge of the North Carolina Court of Appeals by Chief Justice Sarah Parker effective August 1, 2014.  She replaces Chief Judge John C. Martin, who is retiring.  Judge McGee, a native of Marion, North Carolina, is the second woman to hold the position of Chief Judge.  Her appointment marks just the second time in North Carolina history that the positions of Chief Justice and Chief Judge of the Court of Appeals are both held by women.