Associate Judge Steve Stobbs of Godfrey is a Republican candidate for Circuit Judge in the election of 2020. Judge Stobbs is running for an “at-large” Circuit position, meaning Judge Stobbs will appear on the ballot in both Madison and Bond Counties.
Judge Stobbs has served as one of Madison County's 13 Associate Judges since June 2006 and in April 2019 received the highest rating among the Judges for reappointment that year, as voted by the members of the Illinois State Bar Association participating in the poll.
Prior to his appointment, Judge Stobbs served as a Republican member of the Madison County Board representing Godfrey from 1998-2006. Judge Stobbs is a lifelong resident of Madison County. He has been married to his wife, Katie, for 25 years and they have four children.