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
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.
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.
Mayor Mark H. Luttrell, Jr. - Chairman
Mr. Harvey Kennedy- County Mayor Designee
Reginald Manning- Citizen Pension
Debra Gates- Employee with 10 years of participation in retirement system
Richard Swiggart- Retiree member
Wanda Richards- 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