Cameron Arial has been selected as community development director by the Meridian City Council, effective in January.
Arial has spent the past two years working as the chief development officer for Athlos Academies in Boise. Prior to that, he served as public finance vice president at Zions Bank, assisting the City of Twin Falls with financing upgrades to the wastewater system and necessary utility and road improvements. Over the course of his career he has led engineering and design teams and has permitted, entitled and constructed buildings in several states including Idaho.
Arial holds a master’s degree in public administration with a certificate of community and regional planning from Boise State University. He also holds a bachelor’s degree in law and constitutional studies from Utah State University.