Trina Mehr was born and raised in Milltown. She attended Milltown Public Schools, and Rutgers Preparatory school. She received her undergraduate degree from Smith College and her Master’s Degree in Business Administration from Tulane University. She works at Bristol-Myers Squibb as a Project Specialist.
Trina co-founded the Milltown Education Foundation, on which she served as a trustee for eight years. She served on the Milltown Board of Education for four years.
Trina was elected to the Milltown Borough Council in 2017. She serves as the Chairperson to the Department of Environmental, Health and Social Services. Additionally, she is the liaison to the Milltown Public Library and to the Zoning Board. She is also chairing the steering committee for the Schwendeman Nature Center.
Trina and her late husband, Paul, moved back to Milltown in 1998. She has three children, Peter, 25, Jack 22, and Grace 20.