About Counties Lead

NACo's education and training programs offer county leaders a diverse range of resources, including webinars, intensive leadership training, workshop and more. These opportunities, designed to enhance best practices in county government, aim to bolster the skills and knowledge of leaders in county government.



NACo Enterprise Cybersecurity Leadership Academy

The NACo Enterprise Cybersecurity Leadership Academy is an online 12-week collaborative readiness program led by Fortune 500 CISOs and peers who deliver a proven framework and insights on leading and securing a network and an organization.

County Leadership Institute (CLI) 2024

County Leadership Institute

The County Leadership Institute is a rigorous program comprised of three days of in-person instruction to enhance the capability of county officials to identify and implement innovation solutions.


County Tech Xchange

The NACo County Tech Xchange is an online portal designed to connect county CIOs, IT Directors, CISOs, and other county IT leadership. This portal provides valuable resources in a central location that counties can use to improve their overall technology infrastructure.