Sharon Russell

Senior Program Director, NACo FSC

Sharon Russell serves as FSC’s senior program director.  She oversees the NACo/US Communities program including marketing, promotions, driving sales, and serves as the primary liaison. Before joining NACo, Sharon established, owned and managed her own law firm in North Carolina. Prior to that, she was an executive general counsel with the North Carolina Association of Counties where she was senior attorney to the Board of Directors, Board of Trustees and the Executive Director. 

Sharon holds a bachelor’s degree in Chemistry with honors from North Carolina State University.  She graduated first in her class with a master’s degree in Communications from Radford University in Radford, Virginia, and graduated magna cum laude with her juris doctorate from Campbell University School of Law in Raleigh, North Carolina.

More from Sharon Russell