Meridian City Council President Treg A. Bernt is a life long Idahoan. He was born and raised in Pocatello, ID and graduated from Pocatello High School. Treg also attended Idaho State University and graduated with a B.A. degree in Speech Communication.
Treg and his family moved to Meridian from Pocatello in 2003. He was a Territory Manager for Shaw Industries, a flooring manufacturer. In 2015, Treg decided to go into business for himself and has owned and operated his own flooring business in the Treasure Valley that is ran in conjunction with his family's flooring business in Pocatello. Treg has always valued the importance of small business in a #community.
Treg has always valued #community involvement. He has been involved with numerous committees and commissions, appointed by former Meridian Mayor, Tammy de Weerd. He is a past President of the City of Meridian Parks & Recreation Commission and served on the Planning & Zoning Commission before being elected to the Meridian City Council. Currently, Treg is a board member of the Meridian Development Corporation, Meridian's urban renewal district. He also serves as Vice Chair of the Association of Idaho Cities Legislative Committee. During his first term on City Council, Treg gained invaluable experience in his time serving as a board member of the Community Planning Association of Southwest Idaho (COMPASS). Over the years, he has also been involved with the Boy Scouts of America, has dedicated his time with many church responsibilities, and has coached his kiddos in Yball, and competitive soccer. This experience has helped Treg gain important perspective when making strategic decisions on the Meridian City Council.
If Treg isn't working or at City Hall; you will find him on a river fly fishing, on a snow board shredding powder, hunting in the mountains, on a golf course, playing pickle ball with his 6:30am crew at Settlers Park, or spending quality time with his wife, Tiffanie and his 3 children. Family first!
Whether you're a concerned Meridian resident or if you're interested in supporting Treg is his re-election campaign, please reach out. He is always available to listen...