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Welcome to WACA

Western Association of Court Administrators

Welcome to WACA





Susan Barnes Clay County Circuit Clerk’s Office

Shawna Chism Liberty Municipal Court

Brenda Christian Buckner Municipal Court

Nadine Douthit Belton Municipal Court

Marilyn Dunn Clay County Circuit Court

Phyllis Filley Platte City Municipal Court

Jenelle Fresh Lee’s Summit Municipal Court

Leslie Griffith Parkville Municipal Court

Janet Gustin Liberty Municipal Court

Lenora Holliway Houstan Lake Municipal Court

Debbie Reeves Holt Municipal Court

Linda Renz Avondale Municipal Court

Paula Robinson Lake Winnebago Municipal Court

Pam Shrout Buckner Municipal Court

Alberta Talken Raymore Municipal Court

Bonnie Thomas Excelsior Springs Municipal Court

Joan Updike Kearney Municipal Court

Sonya Wegener North Kansas City Municipal Court

Our Purpose

To associate any person serving in a non-judicial capacity as Court Clerk, Administrator, or in any other administrative capacity within the framework of court administration in an effort to enhance court administration.


Promoting and developing the Association as an agency for the professional benefit of Court Administrators and/or other officials or persons with the same or similar powers and duties.


Promoting a better understanding by the Court Administrator of his/her official duties, obligations and responsibilities.


Establishing and improving methods and procedures in record keeping in the field of Court Administration.


Promoting mutual cooperation and assistance between member and non-member Court Administrators.


Urging association members to be active participants in the Association and performing services which may best meet the interest and needs of the Association and the public we serve as court personnel

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Learn More about WACA

Want more information about becoming a member, becoming a Court vendor, or interested in meeting our Executive Board Members? Visit the links below for more detail and information.

Become a Member

By-Laws, Policy & Procedure

WACA Training

Meet Our Executive Board

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