Michael Matthews

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    Michael Matthews

    Michael serves as NACo's associate legislative director for community, economic and workforce development. In this role, Michael staffs NACo’s Community, Economic and Workforce Development Policy Steering Committee and works with county officials from across the nation to set organizational priorities and policies for community, economic and workforce development issues that affect local governments.

    Prior to joining NACo, Michael worked for the Association for Career and Technical Education (ACTE), Congressman Anthony G. Brown (D-Md.), and multiple political campaigns throughout the Washington, D.C. metro area.  Michael holds a master's degree in Public Administration from Wilmington University and a bachelor’s degree in Political Science from Salisbury University

    Michael serves as NACo's associate legislative director for community, economic and workforce development.
    2021-08-30
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    2021-08-30

Associate Legislative Director – Community, Economic & Workforce Development

Michael serves as NACo's associate legislative director for community, economic and workforce development. In this role, Michael staffs NACo’s Community, Economic and Workforce Development Policy Steering Committee and works with county officials from across the nation to set organizational priorities and policies for community, economic and workforce development issues that affect local governments.

Prior to joining NACo, Michael worked for the Association for Career and Technical Education (ACTE), Congressman Anthony G. Brown (D-Md.), and multiple political campaigns throughout the Washington, D.C. metro area.  Michael holds a master's degree in Public Administration from Wilmington University and a bachelor’s degree in Political Science from Salisbury University

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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.