Our primary purpose is to decide cases fairly and impartially, based solely on applicable facts and law.

In administering the court, our goals are to provide efficient and courteous service to all, to promote respect for the law, and to provide equal access to justice.

We encourage you to review our website.  Your comments will make a valuable contribution to what type of information is posted. Please e-mail the court administrator at brookep@co.island.wa.us.

Superior Court Hours of Operation and Holidays

Island County Superior Court is open from Monday through Friday 8am to 4:30pm.

The court will be closed in 2015 on the following dates:

  • January 1
  • January 19
  • February 16
  • May 25
  • July 3
  • September 7
  • November 11
  • November 26 & 27
  • December 25

Superior Court Staff Directory

  • Alan R. Hancock, Superior Court Judge
  • Vickie I. Churchill, Superior Court Judge
  • H. Clarke Harvey, Court Commissioner
  • Brooke Powell, Court Administrator
  • Andrew Somers, Assistant Court Administrator
  • Brigette Juras, Jury Manager
  • Susie Coleman, Superior Court Coordinator
  • Katrina Watkins, Case Coordinator
  • Jeanne Wells, Court Reporter
  • Karen Shipley, Court Reporter
  • Dave Penrod, Bailiff
  • Ron Roberts, Bailiff
  • Darcy Mehlhaff, Court Facilitator