Senior Program Manager – Behavioral Health and Justice
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Nina Ward is the senior program manager for behavioral health and justice. She is responsible for managing the portfolio of projects to improve local justice and behavioral health systems, including crisis response. Before joining NACo, Nina worked as a management analyst at the Maryland National Capital Park and Planning Commission. Prior to that position, she was an associate program officer at The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine. Nina holds a bachelor’s degree in anthropology from Elon University and a Master of Public Policy from the University of Maryland.