Executive Board & Leadership Team

Executive Board

Executive Committee Positions Name County Term
Chair Adam Bradford, Senior Planner Somerset County, New Jersey 01/2024-12/2025
Chair Elect and NACO Representative Robert Hill, Development Department Director Brookings County, South Dakota 01/2024-12/2025
Secretary Stephanie Donahue, ABCP Spokane County, Washington 01/2024-12/2025
Treasurer Andrew Devereux, Planner Boone County, Missouri 01/2024-12/2025
Immediate Past Chair Michelle Fuson, Director of Planning and Building, GIS Latah County, Idaho 01/2024-12/2025

Leadership Team

Leadership Team Positions Name County
Membership Coordinator Sharon Peterson, Long Range Planner Wake County, North Carolina
Student Representative Aldrin Udasco II, Student Santa Clara County, California
NACo Liaison Grace Blanchard, National Association of Counties Program Manager Washington, DC
Education Coordinator Elizabeth Allen, Planner Ada County, Idaho
Newsletter Editor Jonathan Buono, Director York County, South Carolina
Awards Coordinator Timothy Brown, Senior Planner Walton County, Florida
At-Large Member Chris O’ Keefe, Director Jefferson County, Colorado
At-Large Member Royce Maniko, Retired Monroe County, Michigan
At-Large Member Allan Calder, Planner Salano County, California
At-Large Member Kevin Spellman, Planner Maui County, Hawaii

Vacant Leadership Positions

Available Leadership Positions Responsibilities Projects of Interest
Webinar Coordinator Manages the speakers, slides, webinar hosting platform, as well as provides co-hosting for webinar events. They coordinate with other committees such as communications and education. Additionally, they solicit topics and speakers for future webinars, current goal is one webinar this year, possibly two next. AI and its relevancy to County Planning
Battery/Energy Storage Systems
Website Manager Do you have an eye for design? Our Website Manager provides maintenance of our division webpage, ensuring the latest information is accessible and presentable. Monthly engagement would be adequate for this role. county.planning.org
Special Events Coordinator Manage event projects of special importance to the division and its members. Co-host events, as well as oversee special event volunteers. Coordinate with other committees and leaders such as communications and awards. National Planning Conference (NPC)
Awards CeremonyAnnual Business Meeting
Social Media Coordinator Frequently posts to our Social Media platforms with relevant content for those interested in County Planning Professions, such as special events, awards, articles, and conferences. LinkedIn
*All roles are unpaid volunteers appointed and managed by the Executive Committee. Every volunteer must maintain current membership status.