Alana Hurley

Leadership Development Manager

Alana Hurley is the Leadership Development Manager in NACo’s Public Affairs Department. Prior to joining NACo, she managed trial advocacy skills programs at the American Association for Justice and has worked for the U.S. Department of State, the U.S. Department of Justice and George Mason University, primarily in managing conferences, events and professional education programs.

She has a Master’s degree from George Mason University and a Bachelor’s Degree from Marymount University. She volunteers as a shelter manager for the Alexandria City Domestic Violence Prevention Program, which provides housing and resources for clients overcoming domestic violence, and for Worthy Dog Rescue, an Arlington-based dog rescue network. 

Stronger Counties. Stronger America.

About NACo

The National Association of Counties (NACo) strengthens America’s counties, serving nearly 40,000 county elected officials and 3.6 million county employees.  Founded in 1935, NACo unites county officials to:

  • Advocate county priorities in federal policymaking
  • Promote exemplary county policies and practices
  • Nurture leadership skills and expand knowledge networks
  • Optimize county and taxpayer resources and cost savings, and
  • Enrich the public’s understanding of county government.

Mission

Strengthen America’s counties.

Vision

Healthy, safe and vibrant counties across America.