Honorable Kathryn A. George
Judge Kathryn A. George, was elected to the Macomb County Probate Court in November of 2002 in a countywide non-partisan election. Prior to this election, Judge George served briefly on the Sterling Heights City Council as councilwoman and mayor pro tem (1999-2002).
In 1989, as a practicing attorney, Judge George was appointed by the Governor to the Michigan Worker's Compensation Appeal Board; she served in a quasi-judicial capacity. Prior to becoming a practicing attorney, Judge George was a critical care nurse at hospitals in California, Michigan and the U.S Embassy in Kuwait.
Judge George attended St. Clement in Center Line and Warren Woods High School in Warren, Michigan. She has resided in Sterling Heights for over twenty years, and in Michigan almost her entire life.
While practicing as an attorney, Judge George was honored by the Macomb County Bar Association for arranging a partnership between the City of Sterling Heights and the Macomb County Bar Association to create the award winning cable television program "Legally Speaking", which educates citizens about legal matters.
In 2007, Judge George was inducted into the Macomb County Hall of Fame for her dedication, service and outstanding contributions to Macomb County and it's citizens. She has also received other awards from both the Macomb County Bar Association and Macomb County Probate Bar Association for her contributions to our community.
In 2005, Judge George was honored by the Army National Guard for her support of soldiers in the Michigan National Guard and their families.