Join NACo’s Rural Action Caucus (RAC) as members meet with various intergovernmental partners to discuss key issues facing rural counties including strategic economic development opportunities and the role of county workforce development boards in reducing recidivism rates in the rural workforce.
- Claudette Fernandez, Acting Director, Education & Research Division & National Team Lead, Community Economic Development, U.S. Department of Agriculture
- Farah Ahmad, Program Manager, Community Economic Development, U.S. Department of Agriculture
- Nathan Ohle, Senior Advisor, Economic Development Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce
- Dr. Natalie Ortiz, Senior Research Analyst, NACo