Year Elected: 2016
Administrative Aide: Cassandra Nordick
Biography: Judge Tyler Roush was born and raised in Wichita, Kansas. He earned his Bachelors degree from Northwestern University with a double major in Economics and Math Methods in Social Sciences. Afterward, he earned his Juris Doctor and Masters of Business Administration from the University of Missouri, where he earned Order of the Barrister honors from law school and Outstanding MBA Student Generalist from business school. He also received the Bar Plan Foundation scholarship, which is awarded for ethics and professionalism. After graduation, he worked briefly in St. Louis practicing civil litigation before returning home to Wichita.
Prior to taking the bench, Judge Roush handled over 1,400 cases and tried over 45 jury trials in the Sedgwick County District Attorney's office. Afterward, he continued his public service by working for Sedgwick County in the County Counselor's office, where he advised the county's public safety units, including the Sheriff's office, on a variety of legal issues. He is also an Eagle Scout.
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