Chief Judge Donna Stroud.

Judge Stroud currently serves as Chief Judge on the North Carolina’s Court of Appeals. She and her husband J. Wilson Stroud have been married since 1986 and have two adult sons, Aaron and Isaac. Chief Judge Stroud graduated ranked first in her class in 1988. Prior to becoming a judge, Donna was in private practice from 1988 to 2004. In 2014, Chief Judge Stroud graduated from Duke University’s School of Law LL.M. program in Judicial Studies.


Running for the law.

Since her first election in 2006, Chief Judge Stroud has faithfully served nearly two full judicial terms as one of its fifteen judges, with the start of this year marking her 14th year of service as the court’s Chief Judge.

Judicial Values.

Chief Judge Donna Stroud’s long-time service, deep-seated experience, and judicial soul make her an excellent servant on the appellate court. 


Run with Chief Judge Stroud.

Your most important contribution is your vote, but if you agree that North Carolina needs experienced conservative judges, please help re-elect Chief Judge Stroud by making a financial contribution of $25, $50, $100, $250, or more today.