The City of Tavares has two independent pension boards that manage investments for the Tavares Police Department and the Tavares Fire Department retirement funds. The Board of Trustees are entrusted to administer and manage the system and serve as trustees of the funds.
The individual Boards meet quarterly, with members of the Police Pension Board and Fire Pension Board serving two-year terms.
Fire Pension Board Members (November Appointments)
Alan Gagne - Mutual Appointment, 5th Member - Term Expires 2022
Jeremy Miller - Elected by Firefighters - Term Expires 2022
Gary Santoro - Council Appointment - Term Expires 2022
Mark Kidd - Elected by Firefighters- Term Expires 2024
James Sweezea - Council Appointment - Term Expires 2024
Police Pension Board Members (November Appointments)
Eric Filkin - Mutual Appointment - Term Expires 2021
Doug Roberts - Elected by Police Officers - Term Expires 2022
Karl Grogan - Elected by Police Officers - Term Expires 2021
Arthur VanDerStuyf - Council Appointment - Term Expires 2022
John Clark - Council Appointment - Term Expires 2021
Pension reports required by Section 112.664(1), Florida Statutes, and Rule 60T-1.0035, Florida Administrative Code