Commission Sends Three Names to Governor for 16th Judicial District Circuit Court Vacancy

September 15, 2017

The Trial Court Vacancy Commission met today Friday, September 15, 2017, to consider seven applicants for the Circuit Court vacancy in the 16th Judicial District – Rutherford and Cannon Counties. The judicial vacancy was created by the death of the Honorable M. Keith Siskin.

After holding a public hearing and conducting public interviews, the Commission selected the following nominees:

Ben E. Bennett – Milton

Aaron J. Conklin – Murfreesboro

Barry R. Tidwell – Murfreesboro

The Commission has forwarded the names to Governor Bill Haslam for his consideration.