2023 NADO & DDAA Washington Conference
March 12-15 2023
NADO events provide opportunities for NADO members and non-members alike to network, engage in peer-learning, share solutions, learn about innovative tools and resources, stay apprised of relevant policy issues and advocacy efforts, and develop new approaches and strategies for facilitating regional community development in communities across the country.
March 12-15 2023
March 23-24, 2023
April 10-12 2023
May 3-5 2023
New Orleans, LA
June 26-28 2023
Park City, UT
November 7-10, 2023
All NADO Executive Committee and Board of Directors Meetings are listed here with confirmed dates, times, and locations.
September 12-14, 2023
Joe McKinney serves as Executive Director of the National Association of Development Organizations (NADO). Headquartered in Washington DC, NADO provides advocacy, education, research, and training for the nation’s 500+ regional planning and development organizations.
Joe has thirty-one years of experience having served in city, county, regional, national association, and government management since 1991. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Public Policy Analysis from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and is a candidate for a master’s degree in Public Administration from UNC-Chapel Hill.
McKinney has provided congressional testimony on numerous occasions regarding the importance of regional development organizations in helping shape the nation’s economic growth. He is nationally recognized for promoting innovative solutions in areas such as planning and economic development, workforce development, transportation and transit, and aging services.