Gov. Laura Kelly on Tuesday named Salina lawyer Angela Coble to the Kansas Court of Appeals to replace retiring Judge Michael Buser.
Coble is the fifth woman that Kelly has named to the 14-member Court of Appeals, following Sarah Warner, Amy Fellows Cline, Lesley Ann Isherwood and Jacy Hurst.
“Ms. Coble will be an exceptional addition to the Court of Appeals,” Kelly said in a statement.
“She has the Kansas grit, dedication, and experience, in addition to a strong reputation in her local and legal communities, that will make her an excellent . . .