Trey Gauntt, P.E. Bio
Fred M. Gauntt III (Trey), P.E.
Manager of Facilities & General Services
Mr. Gauntt serves as the Manager of Facilities and General Services with Shelby County. Mr. Gauntt is a graduate of the University of Alabama at Birmingham with a BS and Master’s Degree in Civil Engineering.
Mr. Gauntt began his career with Shelby County in 2000.
Mr. Gauntt started his career with Shelby County working in the highway department from 2000-2004 as a graduate civil engineer and from 2004 to 2013 as one of the senior civil engineers where he designed and managed the construction of numerous roadway, intersection and bridge projects.
Mr. Gauntt worked from 2013 to 2018 for the County as the Chief Engineer in the Department of Development Services where he is responsible for the overall management of the Shelby County regional municipal solid waste landfill operations, litter control operations, animal control and managing capital improvement projects.
Mr. Gauntt has served as the Manager of Facilities and General Services since 2018.
With the teamwork of a very talented and professional staff the Shelby County Department of Facilities and General Services is responsible for maintaining Shelby County’s building structures, building grounds, recreational parks and sports facilities. These locations include the Shelby County Airport, Shelby County Sherriff’s Operations Center and Adult Jail, Sheriff’s Training Center and Firing Range Complex, County Community Corrections Facility, Regional Juvenile Detention Facility, County Services Building, Shelby County Fire and Emergency Medical Training Complex, County Courthouse, Exhibition Center, Heardmont Park Complex, Dunnavant Valley Fields, Cahaba River Park and numerous other buildings and parks throughout the County.
The Department of Facilities and General Services frequently partners with other agencies such as Cities, Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources, Alabama Department of Transportation, University of Montevallo, Jeff State Community College, County and City Boards of Education, The American Village and private industry in Shelby County on projects of all types.
Mr. Gauntt lives in Shelby County and is married to Frances Gauntt and they have two children, Miller and Sadie.