Mary C. Hoak was appointed Judge to the Grand County Court in 2002, and was appointed to the District Court bench in July 2007.
Judge Hoak practiced law in Grand County for 8 years prior to her appointment as County Judge. She has worked in criminal prosecution, criminal defense, social services work, and family and juvenile law. She served as President of the Grand County Bar Association since 1997 and is involved with various other bar associations. She received her Juris Doctorate from the University of Chicago Law School.