Illinois Appellate Court Justice David K. Overstreet was installed as treasurer of the Illinois Judges Association on June 1 during the annual meeting at Chicago-Kent College of Law.
Overstreet has been a judge for 11 years and was a practicing attorney for 16 years prior to becoming a judge. He is a member of the Illinois State Bar Association and the Jefferson County Bar Association. Overstreet coaches youth sports, is a board member of Mentors for Kids and Lifeboat Alliance, and is a deacon at the Mount Vernon Church of Christ.
Overstreet currently serves on the Supreme Court Strategic Planning Committee, the Supreme Court Committee on Judicial Education, the Illinois Judicial College, and the Supreme Court Judicial Mentoring Committee. He is a faculty member of the Illinois Judicial Education Conference, as well as chair of the Second Judicial Circuit’s professionalism committee and program administrator for its lawyer-to-lawyer mentoring program.
— The Southern