Governor Tim Walz has announced an appointment of a Minnesota Tax Court Judge.
Governor Walz announced Friday Wendy Tien has been appointed as the next Judge at the Minnesota Tax Court.
Tien is scheduled to begin serving as Judge for a term expiring on January 6th, 2025. She will be replacing the Honorable Joanne Turner, who has been serving as Judge since December 2012. Tien is currently an Assistant Attorney General for the State of Minnesota.
She was previously, a Deputy Assistant Director in the Office of Oversight for the United States Department of Justice. Other professional experiences include Shapiro Sher Guinot & Sandler, U.S. Department of Justice, Pillsbury Madison & Sutro LLP, and the Internal Revenue Service.