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William G. Jenson, Judicial Officer

Mr. Jenson earned a BA from Hobart College in 1970. During the period 1970 through 1972, Mr. Jenson served in the United States Army. After military service, Mr. Jenson earned a JD from Suffolk University Law School in 1975 and was admitted to the Massachusetts Bar in 1975. Mr. Jenson joined the Office of the General Counsel, USDA, in July 1976, and remained in that employment until he was appointed USDA’s Judicial Officer in January 1996. During his employment at USDA, Mr. Jenson served as a part time paralegal instructor at the Graduate School (1980 through 2014) and at Thomas Edison State College (2007 through 2012).


Sherida Hardy , Legal Technician

Raised in Goldsboro, NC where she graduated from Mount Olive College with a Bachelor’s Degree In Criminal Justice and is currently finishing up her Master’s Degree in Acquisition Administration at Central Michigan University. Sherida has worked for the State of Maryland Child Support Enforcement as a Child Support Specialist before her 3.5 years of employment with Office of the Administrative Law Judges Office where she was later promoted to her current position with the Office of the Judicial Officer.