21 Maryland County staff members participated in the NACo Leadership Academy, a 12-week online program that empowers front-line county government employees with fundamental leadership skills.
The NACo High Performance Leadership Academy is an innovative, completely online 12-week program created to equip frontline county government professionals with practical leadership skills to deliver results for counties and communities.
With a robust curriculum developed by the Professional Development Academy in partnership with Fortune 1000 executives, public sector leaders, world-renowned academics and thought leaders, including General Colin Powell and Dr. Marshall Goldsmith, HPLA was designed specifically for the unique challenges and opportunities of serving in county government.
Congratulations to the following graduates!
Alicia Afroilan, Engineering Supervisor, Charles County
Kelli Beavers, Director of Recreation, Parks & Tourism, Charles County
Jonathan Bender, Battalion Chief, Prince George’s County
Deryck Blair, Construction Rep III, Montgomery County
Claudia Camargo, Supervisory Therapist, Montgomery County
Deborah Carpenter, Director of Planning & Growth Management, Charles County
Kelli Cooke, Battalion Chief, Prince George’s County
Michelle Day, Director, Frederick County
Tiatte Day, Assistant to the Director, Prince George’s County
Tom Deluca, CTO, Baltimore County
Chuanyin Dong, Sr IT Specialist, Montgomery County
Kifri Edwards, Ass’t Director of Facilities, Montgomery County
Jeremy Endlich, Department Head, Frederick County
Lisa Engestrom, Lieutenant, Montgomery County
John Foster, Manager III, Montgomery County
Carmela George, Program Manager II, Montgomery County
Michael Goldfarb, Finance Manager, Montgomery County
Rishi Gulhar, Sr IT Specialist, Montgomery County
Chris Hackley, Lieutenant, Montgomery County
Alexandra Harris, Emergency Management Specialist, Prince George’s County
Britta Hertling, Senior Project Manager, Charles County