Paul Guequierre

Communications Director

Paul works to increase NACo’s profile in the media, raise the visibility of issues important to the organization and its membership and expand NACo’s digital presence. Paul has over 15 years of communications experience in the public and nonprofit sectors. Prior to joining NACo, he was the director of communications at the Urban Libraries Council. Paul’s communications experience also includes serving as the director of communications at the American Constitution Society, the deputy director of communications at the Human Rights Campaign, the communications manager at the National Criminal Justice Association, the public and media relations officer at the Wisconsin Office of Justice Assistance and as a television news reporter. Paul holds a Bachelor of Arts in journalism and mass communication from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee and a Master of Public Administration from American University.

Program Media Relations

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.


Strengthen America’s counties.


Healthy, safe and vibrant counties across America.