Meet the Mayor


Mayor Nan Whaley is proud to have chosen Dayton as her home. Originally from Indiana, Nan attended the University of Dayton and has lived in Dayton ever since. She has resided in the Five Oaks neighborhood since 2001 where she lives with her husband, Sam. Nan Whaley was elected Mayor by Dayton voters in November of 2013, following two City Commission terms. (Current Term: 2014-2018)

Mayor Whaley is passionate about moving Dayton forward in the realms of public service, including excellent customer service, educational opportunities and workforce development--especially in manufacturing industries.

Find resources and connect with her by exploring the opportunities in the menu to the left.
  1. Firm selected to redevelop downtown landmark

    Coon Restoration has extensive experience in Ohio adaptive reuse projects. More
  2. Dayton awarded AmeriCorps program for 2017-18

    60 workers to focus on neighborhoods; collaborative effort by City, State and local organizations . More
  3. State opioid budget proposal

    Cuts to cities. More
  4. City of Dayton and IGS Energy announce new electricity savings

    Second year of three-year aggregation program. More
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