Darius Beckham is a Dayton, OH native and a graduate of the University of Dayton. Throughout his undergraduate career, Beckham was president of the black student union, a Dayton Civic Scholar, and a Neighborhood Organizer with the City of Dayton, Department of Planning and Development, where he worked to build capacity in West Dayton neighborhoods. Upon graduation, Beckham chose to pursue his passion for local government and now works as a legislative aide to Dayton Mayor, Nan Whaley. He continues to focus on local issues and serves as a co-chair of the Montgomery County Food Equity Coalition.
Legislative Aide, City of Dayton