Mr. Berggren grew up in Kentucky and earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Mathematics and Economics from Centre College of Kentucky. He also earned a Master of Arts Degree in Mathematics from the University of Louisville and a Master of Business Administration Degree from Boise State University. He has spent 13 years teaching and coaching at the secondary level as well as many years teaching college courses.
In addition, Mr. Berggren has twenty years of experience in the business world. He has worked at several small businesses including several small manufacturing firms and a grocery store. He has also worked in the large corporate environments of Ford Motor Company, Capital One and Hewlett-Packard.
Mr. Berggren is a founding faculty member for College of Western Idaho. He is also an avid sports fan who loves fantasy football and he enjoys golf and fishing. In addition, he has played on the same adult soccer team for 25 years.