City Manager's Office

Wayne T. Pyle, City Manager

City Manager Wayne T. PyleWayne is the city manager and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of West Valley City, Utah's second-largest municipality. In his 19 years with the city, Wayne has had the privilege of witnessing and participating in much of the dynamic growth occurring in Utah's urbanizing communities.

His responsibility and dedication are to help guide this maturing city to the realization of the potential it holds as a prosperous, vital and wired community of the 21st century.

Education & Service

Mr. Pyle holds Master of Public Administration and Bachelor of Arts degrees from Brigham Young University. He has served on and is a member of numerous boards and organizations in professional and volunteer capacities. He is currently serving as:

  • Chairman of Utah Telecommunications Open Infrastructure Agency (UTOPIA)
  • Executive board member of Utah Risk Management Mutual Association (URMMA)
  • Member of the International City Managers Association (ICMA)
  • Member of the Utah City Managers Association (UCMA)

Wayne is also proud to have served his country for 21 years before retiring from the United States Army Reserve.

Nicole Cottle, Assistant City Manager

Nicole Cottle Assistant City ManagerNicole Cottle began her career with West Valley City in 1999 as an Assistant City Attorney. She has since been appointed Director of Community and Economic Development and also acts as an Assistant City Manager and the city's General Counsel.

She holds a law degree from the University of Wyoming. In addition to her appointed responsibilities, she works on special assignment as the City’s Legislative Liaison, coordinating the City’s legislative priorities during each legislative session.