On Friday, November 14, 2014, Governor Rick Scott announced the appointment of Susan Miller-Jones to the Alachua County Court.
Miller-Jones, a resident of Gainesville, has served as a General Magistrate for the Eighth Judicial Circuit since 2009. From 2006-2009, she served as the Supervising Attorney for the Guardian ad Litem Program, and from 2002-2006, served as an Attorney for the Florida Department of Children and Families. Miller-Jones received her bachelor's degree from Florida International University and her law degree from the University of Florida. She fills a vacancy created by the appointment of Judge David P. Kreider to the Circuit bench. Judge Miller-Jones is married to Darren Jones and the couple has two children.
Chief Judge Robert E. Roundtree, Jr. has assigned Judge Miller-Jones to Alachua County Court, Civil Division IV, and she will begin her duties on December 1, 2014. Her office will be located in Room 200, Alachua County Courthouse Family and Civil Justice Center, 201 East University Avenue, Gainesville.