Kiemesha Corpening

Program Manager

Kiemesha Corpening is a Health Program Manager at the National Association of Counties. In this role, she manages projects that provide education and technical assistance to county officials, working to promote a culture of health in counties across the country.

Prior to joining NACo, Kiemesha served as a Senior Science and Policy ORISE Fellow with the Office of the U.S. Surgeon General. She holds a BA in English from Duke University and an MPH from Emory University.

More from Kiemesha Corpening

  • Reports & Toolkits

    Healthiest Cities & Counties Challenge Toolkit

    The evidence-based practices and examples in this toolkit equip cities and counties to improve the health of residents through modules that outline planning, implementation and evaluation considerations of community health initiatives. As an online resource, this Toolkit will serve as a dynamic and evolving resource to improve community health programming in counties and cities.

Stronger Counties. Stronger America.

About NACo

The National Association of Counties (NACo) unites America’s 3,069 county governments.  Founded in 1935, NACo brings county officials together to advocate with a collective voice on national policy, exchange ideas and build new leadership skills, pursue transformational county solutions, enrich the public’s understanding of county government, and exercise exemplary leadership in public service. 


Through NACo, county officials:

  • Advocate with a collective voice on national policy
  • Exchange ideas and build new leadership skills
  • Pursue transformational, cost-effective solutions
  • Enrich the public’s understanding of county government, and
  • Exercise exemplary leadership in public service.


Healthy, vibrant and safe counties across the United States.