Firefighters' Pension Board

Authorized by: The Board was established pursuant to the authority of RCW 41.16.020.

Mission Statement/Purpose: The Firefighters' Pension Board was established to generally supervise and control the administration of the LEOFF 1 Firefighters' Retirement Fund.

Board Requirements: The Firefighters' Pension Board consists of five (5) members as follows:

  • the Mayor or his / her designated representative who shall be an elected official of the City, who shall be the Chair of the Board;
  • the City Clerk;
  • the Chairperson of finance of the City Council;
  • two (2) regularly employed or retired firefighters. The two (2) firefighters shall select a third eligible member who shall serve as an alternative in the event of an absence of one (1) of the regularly elected Members.

Meeting date, time and location: The Board meets monthly on the first Wednesday at 9:00 a.m.

Members Title Term Expiration
Michael Cathcart, Chair City Council Member  
Terri Pfister City Clerk  
Betsy Wilkerson, Chair Pro Tem Chairperson of Finance of the City Council & City Council Member  
Clive Jones Fire Battalion Chief 12/31/2022
Ralph (Dan) Brown Fire Battalion Chief 12/31/2023
Brandon Bacon Fire Lieutenant alternate

Agendas

2022
2021
2020
2019
2018
2017
2016
2015

Minutes

2022
2021
2020
2019
2018
2017
2016
2015

Meeting Notice

The Board meets monthly on the first Wednesday at 9:00 a.m.

Contact

City Liaison

Retirement Department
509.625.6330