Brian Namey

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    Brian Namey

    Brian joined NACo in 2014 and currently serves as the Chief Public Affairs Officer. He is responsible for NACo’s digital communications, membership, County News, graphic design, media relations, conferences and leadership development.

    Prior to joining NACo, he was the Communications Director at the National Network to End Domestic Violence and a communications advisor for non-profit and private-sector efforts to end domestic and sexual violence. He began his career at a national political party organization, where he focused on gubernatorial campaigns and elections. 

    Brian earned his bachelor’s degree at Carnegie Mellon University and master’s degree at the University of Oxford. He grew up in Westmoreland County, Pa. and currently resides in Washington, D.C. 

    Brian joined NACo in 2014 and currently serves as the Chief Public Affairs Officer. He is responsible for NACo’s digital communications, membership, County News, graphic design, media relations, conferences and leadership development.
    2022-04-05
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    2022-04-05

Chief Public Affairs Officer

Brian joined NACo in 2014 and currently serves as the Chief Public Affairs Officer. He is responsible for NACo’s digital communications, membership, County News, graphic design, media relations, conferences and leadership development.

Prior to joining NACo, he was the Communications Director at the National Network to End Domestic Violence and a communications advisor for non-profit and private-sector efforts to end domestic and sexual violence. He began his career at a national political party organization, where he focused on gubernatorial campaigns and elections. 

Brian earned his bachelor’s degree at Carnegie Mellon University and master’s degree at the University of Oxford. He grew up in Westmoreland County, Pa. and currently resides in Washington, D.C. 

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.