​​Judge Ken Adams


Native Mississippian:

-Product of DeSoto County (DC) public school system

-Education: Northwest MS Community College, University of Memphis,
 & University of Mississippi Judicial College

-Reside in Olive Branch

-Married to Angela Atwill Adams

-2 adult children and (2) grandchildren

-37 year FedEx Express employee in middle management position

-Certified Fraud Examiner and Certified Protection Professional

-Awarded Mississippi's Top 40 Under 40 Citizens in 2000



Current Programs:

  • Began "Litter Pick Up" program for misdemeanor, non-violent offenders

  • Was a part of the pilot program when MADD began Desoto County's Victim Impact Panel

  • Drafted the "Amnesty Program" for Justice Court fine collections which brought in over $100K dollars in unpaid fines to the citizens of Desoto County

  • Implemented CCTV hearings of jail inmates to increase security and reduce transportation costs

  • 24 years as Justice Court Judge of Desoto County

  • 16 years as Municipal Judge Pro Tem of Olive Branch


Megan Stotts, Beckett Kennen Stotts, Bryan Stotts, Ken and Angela Adams and Kenny Adams