(L-R) President Bill Hansell, commissioner, Umatilla County, Ore.; President-Elect Colleen Landkamer, commissioner, Blue Earth County, Minn.; First Vice President Eric Coleman, commissioner, Oakland County, Mich.; Second Vice President Don Stapley, supervisor, Maricopa County, Ariz.; and Immediate Past President Angelo Kyle, commissioner, Lake County, Ill. Photo by David Hathcox, used with permission of NACo

Umatilla County, Ore., Commissioner Bill Hansell was elected president of the National Association of Counties at NACo's Annual Meeting in Honolulu last month, and Maricopa County, Ariz., Supervisor Don Stapley became second vice president.

The nation's top digital-savvy county governments were honored by the Center for Digital Government at the 2005 Digital Counties Survey awards reception as Cathilea Robinett, executive director of the Center, presented the awards and showcased each of the counties' IT initiatives and accomplishments. Complete results of the survey are available online.

Wayne Hanson  |  Editor