Shelby Rognstad is a fourth generation Idahoan, born and raised in Lewiston, Idaho. After graduating from the University of Idaho, he opened his own business and has been a small business owner and operator since 2005. Shelby began his career in public service in Sandpoint in 2007 and for the last 14 years has served in various positions in local government, including City Council President and was elected Mayor of Sandpoint in 2015. In 2019 he was re-elected Mayor, making him only the second in Sandpoint’s history to serve two terms. In addition to serving as mayor, Shelby  also serves as a board member of the Association of Idaho Cities and currently serves on the Board of the Bonner County Economic Development Corporation. Shelby lives with his wife and two children in Sandpoint where they enjoy all the outdoor activities Idaho has to offer.