Judge Macdonald was appointed to the bench in May, 2011. Prior to his appointment, he was an assistant county attorney
with the Boulder County Attorney’s Office specializing in litigation matters involving the Sheriff, Coroner, District Attorney
and the Board of County Commissioners. Before joining the County Attorney’s Office in 1990, he worked at Sawaya & Rose
in Denver (1989-1990), the Public Defender’s Office in Clearwater, Florida (1986-1989), and Hanley & Deane in St.
Petersburg, Florida (1985-1986). Judge Macdonald is a graduate of Stetson University College of Law and the University of