The 6th annual Judge Kaye Tertzag Purple Sport Coat Award Dinner will be held on Wednesday, March 4, 2015 at Park Place Caterers in Dearborn. http://parkplacecaterers.com/ , from 5:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Park Place is located at the corner of Park and Outer Drive, just south of Michigan Avenue. Tickets are $40.00 and include dinner and an open bar.
Judge Ewell currently serves in the Civil Division of the 3rd Circuit Court in Wayne County, Michigan. He was appointed to this position by Gov. Granholm on June 30, 2003 to replace retired Judge George W. Crockett, III.
Ed received his B.A. degree from the University of Michigan (1981) and his law degree from Wayne State University. Early in his career, he worked as a law clerk for Judge Damon Keith of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 6th Circuit Court. He also worked as an Assistant U.S. Attorney in Detroit. There he served in the civil and criminal divisions before becoming Interim Deputy Corporation Counsel for Wayne County. He worked in that position until he was appointed to the Circuit Court in 2003.
Judge Ewell and his wife Florise Neville Ewell have two children, Edward and Simone.
The Purple Sport Coat Award Dinner was started in 2010, to honor the legacy of Wayne County Circuit Judge Kaye (Chach) Tertzag, who passed away in 2009. Past recipients include the Judge James Rashid, Joseph Lujan, Judge David Allen, Michigan Supreme Court Justice Bridget McCormack, and Anthony Guerriero.
The keynote speaker for the evening will be Wayne County Prosecutor, Kym Worthy.
Ms. Worthy received her Bachelor’s degree from the University of Michiganand her law degree from the University of Notre Dame.
From 1994- January 2004 Kym Worthy served as a judge in the Criminal Division of Wayne County Circuit Court, She has served as Wayne County Prosecutor since 2004.
Attendees are encouraged to wear purple to the event. Attendees wearing purple will be entered into a drawing for a door prize.
Checks should be made payable to: Tertzag Tribute Dinner, LLC and sent to 412 Berwyn, Birmingham, MI 48009. Spouses and/or significant others are welcome. This event will sell out and space is limited, so please buy your tickets now. Please direct questions to Kara Tertzag Lividini at 313.645.9511 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Please feel free to send this message to anyone you think would be interested in attending the event. This is not a political fundraiser.