Meet the County Executive Officer

Meet the CEO

County Executive Officer Alison Lehman has been with Nevada County since 2001. Alison was appointed as County Executive Officer (CEO) in September 2018 after more than six years as Assistant CEO. Prior to moving to the County Executive Office, Alison held several senior management positions as the Interim Human Resources Director, the Health and Human Services Program Manager and Director of Social Services.

Work Experience

Alison has more than seventeen years of experience in government and community nonprofit settings. Prior to joining Nevada County she was the Executive Director of a children’s non-profit in Yolo County. Alison graduated from University of California, Berkeley with a B.A. in Political Science and has a Masters in Public Administration from California State University, Northridge


Alison can be reached at the County Executive Office by phone (530-265-7040), or by email.