Lt. Governor Mark Darr appointed Thomas Fowler of Jonesboro to serve a six year term on the Judicial Discipline and Disability Commission.
The Arkansas Judicial Discipline and Disability Commission receives and investigates complaints regarding the possible misconduct or disability of Arkansas judges. The commission’s purpose is to help enforce high standards of judicial conduct on and off the bench.
“I believe Tommy’s professionalism, strong legal background and his commitment to serving today’s youth makes him a tremendous asset to serve on
this commission,” Darr said.
In 2001, Fowler was appointed Deputy Prosecuting Attorney for Craighead County where he continues to serve part time. Prior to this he was a partner at the firm of Dupwe & Fowler, P.L.L.C. Fowler started his own firm in 2008 where he focuses in the areas of bankruptcy and family law.
He received his B.A. from Arkansas State University and his J.D. from the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville.
Fowler is the Dean of Operations for the American Legion Boys State Program and his been active with Boys State since 1986.