Judge Mark Stevens is Chief Judge for the City of Henderson Municipal Court - Department 1. Judge Stevens took office on April 17, 2007 and was named Chief Judge in January 2012. Judge Stevens presides over both criminal and traffic arraignments and trials. He initiated the Henderson Veterans Treatment Court which assists military veterans who are charged with misdemeanor crimes while struggling to readjust to civilian life. Prior to becoming Judge, he was a prosecutor for seven years with the Henderson City Attorney’s Office, Criminal Division, and also a Henderson Police Department patrol officer for three years. Before his service at the city, Judge Stevens practiced civil law and was the staff attorney for a law enforcement training center. He served in the U.S. Marine Corps from 1988 - 1994 as captain, company commander and judge advocate defense attorney (JAG).
In honor of Veterans Day, we have invited Dr. Arnold Stalk, founder of Veterans Village to provide us with an update on their facility. Veterans Village provides transitional and permanent housing for U.S. Veterans. Dr. Stalk has more than three decades of experience and is responsible for dozens of notable residential, industrial and commercial efforts in Nevada, California and throughout the U.S. He is currently the Principal of Arnold Stalk Consulting, which specializes in planning and urban design, governmental relations, real estate acquisitions, property management and assisting non-profit organizations.