We’re proud to have members who serve the people of Laramie County and champion common sense public policies.
Representative James W. Byrd
District:House District 44
2015-2016 House Minority Caucus Chairman
2013-2014 House Minority Whip
Ron has lived in Laramie County for 52 years and comes from a fifth generation Laramie County family. 2015 begins his first four year term as a Laramie County Commissioner.
He was educated in Laramie County, after high school, attending Laramie County Community College while holding down a full time job with the Board of Public Utilities and holds an AS and BBA and an Engineering Certificate.
Ron recently celebrated 35 years with the Board of Public Utilities, currently as a Water Lab Supervisor and has owned several successful businesses including the Cheyenne Grizzlies and the Founder of Tribal Software.
He has been involved in the community as a Cub Scout leader, science fair judge and youth baseball coach, and served on several baseball boards and the Past President of the Cheyenne Junior League.
Ron is a Christian and has been married for 20 years to his beautiful wife Linda, and between them they have five great kids, and they were recently blessed with one Grandchild.
His hobbies are rebuilding cars, riding motorcycles, spending time with his family and watching local sports.