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Appointment of Mr. Barry D. Knight as the new Clerk of Court

Monday, November 18, 2019

Following the retirement of Ms. Yvette Taylor effective October 31, 2019, we are delighted to announce the appointment of Mr. Barry D. Knight as the new Clerk of Court for the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of Texas.
Barry started his federal career in 1987 and has over thirty-two years of experience in both the District and Bankruptcy Courts in the Western District of Texas.  With fourteen years of court management experience, Barry returned to our court in 2016 and joined our senior management team as the Administrative Services Officer where he oversaw all facets of the budget, finance, property and procurement, space and facilities, court contracts, and internal controls.
On behalf of all of the Texas Western Bankruptcy Judges, we congratulate him on his appointment as Clerk of Court.  His appointment was effective November 1, 2019.

Ronald B. King
Chief United States Bankruptcy Judge
Western District of Texas