Todd E. Zenger was born in Salt Lake and spent some growing up years in Utah, Idaho, California, New Jersey and Pennsylvania. Since returning to Utah in 1971, he has lived primarily in Holladay and Millcreek. After graduating from Olympus High School, he served an ecclesiastical mission in Switzerland.

Upon his return, Todd attended the University of Utah where he received his degree in Mining Engineering. He earned his law degree at Brigham Young University and then continued on to George Washington University In Washington, D.C. where he received a Master’s of Law Degree in patent and trade regulation.

After finishing school, Todd returned to Salt Lake to work for Workman Nydegger from 1989 to 1996. In 1996 he made a move to Kirton McConkie where he stayed until August 2017. Todd has spent the ensuing years building and growing his firm, Duren IP, in downtown Salt Lake City.

Todd is currently an Adjunct Professor of Law at the University of Utah Law School.

Todd has been  involved in community and education including the following service:

Canyon Rim Citizens Association

Olympus High Community Council

Granite District Community Council

Granite School District Board of Education 2017-present

        • served as member of Joint Legislative Committee to review and support education legislation
        • assisted in formulation of plan to raise teacher compensation
        • assisted in managing over $2 billion of Granite School District budgets
        • assisted in formulating bonding for school rebuilding
        • assisted in formulating school rebuilding plan including infrastructures allowing cost effective remodeling and reconfiguration
        • assisted in reviewing and approving reconfiguration request of local school feeders
        • attended national school board meetings
        • assisted in mediating local school issues

Member of the Board of Directors Utah School Boards Association

        • assisted Utah’s 41 local School Boards
        • liaison to and participated in Utah State School Board Law and Licensing Committee

Todd currently serves as a board member of the Granite School District Board of Education, completing the fourth year of his four-year term on the seven-member board. Granite School District runs on a $700+ million annual budget for its 64,000+ students. Todd is proud of the work he has been able to do and considers his time on the board a great honor.

Todd is one of seven children. He and Linda married in 1985 and have seven children and ten grandchildren. Todd and Linda have lived in the Granite District for all but four years of their married life.

Todd and Linda have been licensed Foster Care parents from 2008-present.

The Zengers live in Millcreek and love the diversity of the demographics in the area as well as the proximity to the canyons, boating, skiing, the airport, and the city.

Todd’s hobbies include beekeeping and raising chickens. The connection to the earth helps him to decompress. He also runs in half marathons, water skis, and snow skis.