TCPD Attorneys and Staff

Contact our staff by e-mail by clicking on the names below,
or by phone at (360) 754-4897.

Patrick O'Connor, Director

Superior Court Adult Felony

Larry Jefferson, Supervising Attorney

 Adult Felony Unit:

Alex Frix, Attorney
Andrew Yi, Attorney
Angela Coliauta,Attorney
Brian Gerhart- Attorney, Drug Court
Christian Cabrera, Attorney
Danielle Walker, Attorney
Eric Pilon, Attorney
Jenna Norden, Attorney, Drug Court
Jim Shackleton, Attorney
Kevin Griffin,Attorney
Luke Swinney- Attorney, Drug Court

Tracy Sims, Paralegal
Jacquelin Butcher, Legal Assistant
Jodi Elliott, Legal Assistant
Liezl Mondoc, Legal Assistant


District Court

Phil Griffith, Lead Attorney

Misdemeanor Unit:

Ahmed Jenkins, Attorney
Christine Black Geary- Attorney, Mental Health Court
Jason Schuyler- Attorney, Veterans Court
Jeri Simmons - Attorney

Thyda Davis, Paralegal
Mary Riat, Legal Assistant
Samantha Burkhardt, Legal Assistant

Family, Juvenile and Involuntary Treatment Act (ITA) Court

Robyn Martin, Interim Lead Attorney

William Trondsen, Juvenile Attorney
Robyn Martin,  Dependency Attorney
John Hansen,  ITA Attorney 

Pam Hipp, Paralegal
Kayla Vroman, Legal Assistant

Fiscal & Administrative Unit

José L. Vargas, Fiscal Manager

Mia Pagnotta, Administrative Assistant
Verda Hess, Accounting Assistant

Kristi Pitts, Legal Assistant
Lupe Hernandez, Legal Assistant
Susan Nieves, Legal Assistant