(Richmond, IN)--The swearing in of Wayne County’s first female judge will take place Friday afternoon. The outgoing judge in Wayne Circuit Court, David Kolger, will swear in his replacement, April Drake. Drake has been part of the Wayne County Prosecutor’s Office for ten years. She has also worked as a public defender in Wayne County. Kolger steps down after having served 16 years as Circuit Court Judge. He was the Wayne County prosecutor before that.