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18th Judicial District

Ellen M. House

Court Administrator

Ellen M. House Mail to

Mrs. House was appointed as District Court Administrator in June, 2002. Prior to this appointment Mrs. House worked in the court system in a variety of positions since 1992. Mrs. House earned a B.S. in Business Administration and Accounting from Friend's University (1989) and holds the distinction of Fellow of the Institute for Court Management, Williamsburg, VA. (1997)

The major duties of the District Court Administrator are:

  • Responsible for the high level supervision of all non-judicial court staff
  • Prepares and administers the annual budget
  • Oversees the administrative functions and operations
  • Coordinates staffing levels with the Office of Judicial Administration
  • Reports to the Chief Judge of the District Court and the Judicial Administrator of the State of Kansas

Mrs. House or any of her staff can be contacted either by regular mail at: 525 N Main, 11th Floor, Wichita, Kansas 67203; or by phone at (316)660-5810; or by clicking on the provided email links.

The Administrative Support Staff:
Mary Shepler Mail to, Administrative Assistant

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