Nancy Byrge

At Large Councilmember

Council Service Record

  • Served from March 13, 2016 to present
  • Vice-Mayor in 2020
  • Council term expires on December 31, 2025

Council Committees

She is a member of the Committee of the Whole and Council Work Sessions.

Other Service

  • Member of the Miami Valley Military Affairs Association
  • Past Member, Charter Review Commission (2016)
  • Council Representative to the Miami Valley Regional Planning Commission
  • Member of the Executive Committee of the Miami Valley Regional Planning Commission


She is retired from Wright-Patterson Air Force Base; thirty years of program, integration, production, and test management experience in government systems acquisition programs; served as Flight Director, Deputy Chief of Test and Evaluation, Program Manager, Test Program Manager, Integration Production Team Leader, and Business Process Reengineering Specialist. Participated in many contract negotiations and was responsible for the cost, schedule, risk management, and performance of numerous foreign and domestic program contracts.


  • Bachelor of Science (Cum Laude) in Management, Park College
  • Defense Systems Management College (DSMC)
  • Master of Science in Administration - Central Michigan University

Professional Certifications/Training

  • Department of Defense Business Process Reengineering Specialist
  • International Affairs
  • Program Management
  • Science Engineering Test and Evaluation


  • Air Force Organizational Excellence Team Award
  • ASC Commander’s Quality Improvement Advocate Award
  • Nomination for AFMC Defense Superior Management Award
  • Nomination for Robert Mulcahy Program Management Award
  • Reconnaissance System Program Office Senior Level Professional of the Quarter
  • SECAF Outstanding Unit Award to the 555th International Group
  • USAF Business Solutions in the Public Interest Award (Team Award)

Professional Affiliations 

  • Kiwanis of Dayton - Vice President
  • National League of Cities Women In Government Member
  • Voices4Veterans Member
  • Greater Miami Valley My Veterans Community Member
  • Former Member of the Board of Zoning Appeals
  • Member of the Charter Review Commission (2016)
  • Member of the City Dog Park Committee
  • Dayton-Kettering-Montgomery County Continuum of Care Member - Montgomery County Continuum of Care


  • Blue Star Mothers of America, Inc.
  • FISH Food Pantry and With God’s Grace Food Pantry
  • Tutor/Volunteer - Huber Heights City Schools
  • Volunteer - Grandchildren’s Schools
  • AARP Tax Aide (Free tax preparation for low income taxpayers)


  • Jimmy, husband
  • David (Kimberly), son
  • Julie (Stacey), daughter
  • Austin, Ayden, Lindsey, and Kayla, grandchildren


  • Cooking
  • Gardening
  • Reading
  • Spending Time With Family
  • Supporting Youth Sports
  • Traveling