County Attorney and Partner in Bryant and Powers 1980 to 1991
District Court Judge 1991 to 1994
Chief Judge 8th Judicial District: 1994 to present
Family & Interests
Judge Powers and his wife, Judy, have five adult children and 7 grandchildren. He is involved in numerous community organizations. He enjoys bicycling the country roads around Marion and following KU Athletics and the Kansas City Chiefs. He is in his 25th year as play-by-play announcer for local cable broadcasts of Marion High School football games.