Brian Blad

Mayor of Pocatello

Brian Blad

Brian Blad is a true powerhouse who seamlessly transitioned from being a successful small business owner in Pocatello to becoming a prominent figure in local politics. He has the true “been there, done that” experience required of a partner to help your company grow in Bannock County.

Since his inauguration as Mayor in January 2010, Brian’s unwavering commitment to public service has earned him widespread acclaim. Notably, he secured re-election in November 2021, embarking on his fourth term as the city’s esteemed Chief Executive Officer since January 6, 2022.

At the helm of city government, Brian adeptly manages day-to-day operations while presiding over the City Council meetings. Beyond his dedicated service, Brian immerses himself in various community activities, seamlessly blending his role as a civic leader with an infectious spirit of engagement. You won’t find a more spirited partner to help you accomplish your company’s goals.

You’ll find Brian enthusiastically participating in the Portneuf Valley Fun Run Series, conquering the Pocatello Marathon, showcasing his skills at the Chamber Putt Putt Golf Tournament, and achieving the title of “Dancing with the Pocatello Stars” champion. Moreover, Brian proudly boasts four-time Kiwanis “Pancake Flipping” Champion status and is revered as a Lip Sync CO-Superstar.

With Brian Blad at the forefront, Bannock County thrives. His resolute dedication to the community is reflected not only in his mayoral responsibilities but also in his active participation in activities that foster community spirit and unity. Trust in Brian’s unwavering commitment to progress and your business’s growth as he continues to shape the vibrant landscape in and around Bannock County.