(Jefferson County) Governor Tony Evers appointed Monica Hall as the new district attorney for Jefferson County Thursday. Hall is an assistant district attorney for the county and has been a prosecutor for almost fifteen years. In addition to handling all types of criminal cases, she is involved with the county’s alcohol and drug treatment court. Hall is a dedicated member of the Jefferson County community and is involved in many community organizations. Evers says Hall is a skilled prosecutor who understands that the people involved in the criminal justice system are also her neighbors. He adds that she cares deeply about justice and fairness for the people of Jefferson County. The appointment fills a vacancy created by the resignation of Susan Happ and will fill the remainder of the unexpired term that ends January 2021.