Elected June 2011 (Washington Gas and WGL Holdings, Inc.)
Nancy C. Floyd, age 60, is the founder and managing director of Nth Power, a San Francisco-based venture capital firm focused on advanced energy technologies, energy efficiency and sustainability. Nth Power has invested $420 million in 56 companies. Ms. Floyd has served on the boards of the American Council on Renewable Energy and the Center for Resource Solutions. She is an active member of Environmental Entrepreneurs (E2), a national community of individual business leaders who advocate sound environmental policy while building economic prosperity.
Prior to founding Nth Power, Floyd launched two high-growth energy and telecommunications companies: NFC Energy Corporation in 1982, an early wind development company and PacTel Spectrum Services in 1985, both of which were successfully sold. She has also worked on energy and telecommunications issues for the chairman of the Vermont Public Service Board.
Ms. Floyd has a Bachelor of Arts in Government from Franklin and Marshall College and a Master of Arts in Political Science from the Rutgers University Eagleton Institute of Politics.
Ms. Floyd has been a director of Washington Gas and of WGL Holdings, Inc. since June 2011.