Senior U.S. District Judge B. Lynn Winmill
Contact Chambers
Chambers Staff
Chambers Main (208) 334-9145
Career Law Clerk Marci Smith (208) 334-9025
Term Law Clerk Melise Knowles (208) 334-9027
Term Law Clerk Marcus Waterman (208) 334-9363
Term Law Clerk Anders Pedersen (208) 334-9088
Term Law Clerk Janet Franklin (208) 478-4113
Courtroom Deputy Jamie Gearhart (208) 334-9021
Court Reporter Tammy Hohenleitner (208) 334-1500


Scheduling:  Please contact Jamie Gearhart

Updated on Sep 25, 2023

Email Jamie Gearhart
Email Marci Smith
Email Marcus Waterman
Email Anders Pedersen
Email Melise Knowles
Email Janet Franklin
Docket Clerks

Docket clerks are assigned cases by the terminal end digit of the case number.  See the chart below to find the docket clerk for a case.  You are, however, welcome to call any of the docket clerks with your filing questions.

Docket Clerk Civil & Criminal Case Assignment



Term Digits

Other Duties Assigned

Phone Number


Kelly Montgomery Operations Manager   CJA Administrator, Ops Manager Assignments, Interpreter Coordinator, Stats, Reconciliation Clerk, Dictionary 334-9028
Laura McInnes Operations Specialist 0, 1 & 2

Intake, Mail

Anne Copas Operations Specialist 3, 4 & 5 Intake, Mail 334-9397
Jocelyn Dunnegan Operations Specialist III 6 Intake, Mail, Internal QC, Reconciliation Clerk, Stats, Central Sign-On Clerk 334-9095
Hailey Stevason Operations Specialist

7, 8 & 9

Intake, Mail, Central Sign-On Clerk, Dictionary 334-9067
Danielle VanMeer Operations Specialist Intake Intake, Outgoing Mail, Transcripts/Audio Requests, FBI Requests, Pro Se Civil case opening, Archive Requests 334-1358


Updated on Oct 19, 2023

Applicable Rules - Communication

Communication with the Court:   Dist. Idaho L. Rule 77.4