Eric Grossarth joined the City of Idaho Falls in February 2022 as the Lead Public Information Officer.
In his role with the City, Eric handles public information duties for most of the City's 11 departments, including Parks and Recreation, Idaho Falls Power and Fiber, Community Development Services and the Idaho Falls Regional Airport.
Before joining the City, Eric worked in the area for nearly four years as a reporter for EastIdahoNews.com. As a reporter, he garnered local and national experience covering high-profile stories. Eric's work as a reporter earned countless journalism awards and even a Regional Emmy nomination.
Eric graduated from Brigham Young University-Idaho with a bachelor's degree in communication with an emphasis in news and journalism. He also completed coursework in strategic and organizational communication.
When Eric is not actively telling the story of Idaho Falls, he enjoys spending time with his family in the outdoors skiing, fishing and biking.