Retirement Board

Meetings


  • 10:00 am
  • First Tuesday of the month
  • 160 N. Main, Suite 850
    Memphis, TN 38103

Members


The Retirement Board consists of 14 voting members who serve four-year terms (unless otherwise specified). Members include:
  • The county mayor or his written designee
  • The chairman of the Shelby County Commission or his written designee
  • The chairman of the County Commission Budget Committee
  • The county's duly-appointed director of Administration and Finance
  • One popularly-elected, full-time county official who shall serve for the period of their elected term (elected by majority vote by all of the county's additional full-time, popularly-elected officials)
  • Two county employees who are active participants with at least 10 years of participation in the retirement system
  • Two pensioned participants under the system
  • Three citizens of Shelby County who have demonstrated that they are knowledgeable in pension systems and are not participants in the system
  • Two citizens of Shelby County who have extensive financial knowledge and background.

Vacancies


There are two vacancies at this time.

Functions & Authority


The functions of the Retirement Board are to administer the constituent retirement plans, to invest the retirement funds and to analyze and recommend proposed amendments to the retirement plans when advisable.

Members are:


Mayor Mark H. Luttrell, Jr. - Chairman
Mr. Harvey Kennedy- County Mayor Designee
Reginald Manning- Citizen Pension
Tracie Montgomery
Brittney Rowe
Debra Gates- Employee with 10 years of participation in retirement system
Richard Swiggart- Retiree member
Daniel Dent
Mike Swift- Director of Administration & Financial
Louis Tiglehart - Citizen Financial
For additional information about this board, please contact Patty Coker, manager of Retirement, at (901) 222-1954, or David Pontius, manager of Pension Investments, at (901) 222-1955