NJA President Elect
Justice of the Peace & Magistrate
Navajo County, Arizona
Judge Widmaier was elected Justice of the Peace and Magistrate in Pinetop-Lakeside, Arizona in 2000. Prior to becoming a judge he was a professional photographer and journalist for 20 years. He holds a M.S.L. degree from California Southern University Law School, an M.B.A. from the University of Phoenix, an M.A. from the University of Wales (U.K.) in photography and a B.S. from Northern Arizona University in journalism and photography. He and his wife, Marla, have five children and eight grandchildren. He enjoys alpine skiing and playing golf.