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Kane County seeks new public defender

Job description to be posted next week

ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – Kelli Childress resigned as Kane County Public Defender, and First Assistant Public Defender Brenda Willett was assigned as the interim public defender Dec. 20, according to an announcement from Chief Judge Clint Hull.

Childress was public defender for eight years.

Willett will serve as interim public defender until a new public defender is selected, according to the notice from Hull.

Neither the job opening, nor the description have been posted yet, but officials said it is expected to be posted next week.

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