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Babich to serve on state high court nominating committee

TOPEKA – Long-time Wichita teacher Paul Babich has been appointed to serve on the State Supreme Court Nominating Committee by the governor.

The nominating committee recommends candidates for appointments to the Kansas Supreme Court and the Kansas Court of Appeals. Babich will be one of four public members on the board and will represent the 4th Congressional District.

Babich taught in  Wichita public schools for 30 years. He recently retired as president of the United Teachers of Wichita, and has served on the Kansas NEA Board of Directors. Babich has received many awards and honors over the years, including USD 259's Distinguished Classroom Teacher Award.