Judge Steven R. Ebberts was appointed to the bench in 2011. Born in Garden City, Kansas, he graduated from WU with a bachelor’s degree in Communications and his juris doctorate degree from Washburn Law School in 1993. He was the Municipal Court Administrative Judge and Associate Judge for the City of Topeka for more than 8 years. He has served many years in private, corporate and governmental practice. He is an active member of the Topeka, Kansas and American Bar Associations and is past President of the Kansas Municipal Judges Association. He is married with two children.