Nina Ward

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    Nina Ward

    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.

    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.
    2021-10-12
    Person
    2021-10-13

Senior Program Manager – Behavioral Health and Justice

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.

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.