Pension Board





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URGENT NOTICE:
All boards and commissions have the option to meet virtually because of COVID-19. Please contact the individual board chair or administrator for specific meeting information.
ELECTION SCHEDULES
POLICE UNIFORMED – SEAT A

MAIL NOMINATION LETTER - October 9, 2020
RETURN NOMINATIONS - (before 4:30 p.m.) October 23, 2020
CERTIFY NOMINATIONS - October 26, 2020
MAIL BALLOTS - October 30, 2020
RETURN BALLOTS - (before 4:30 p.m.) November 13, 2020
COUNT BALLOTS - November 16, 2020
ANNOUNCE WINNER - November 16, 2020

GENERAL GOVERNMENT – SEAT A

MAIL NOMINATION LETTER - October 16, 2020
RETURN NOMINATIONS - (no later than 4:30 p.m.) October 30, 2020
CERTIFY NOMINATIONS - November 2, 2020
MAIL BALLOTS - November 6, 2020
RETURN BALLOTS - (no later than 4:30 p.m.) November 20, 2020
COUNT BALLOTS - November 23, 2020
ANNOUNCE WINNER - November 23, 2020


The Pension Board administers the Pension System for the City of Knoxville. The Board may hire a trustee to serve as custodian of the investment funds, and supervises, controls and may remove the trustee if necessary.


APPOINTMENT OF BOARD MEMBERS

The Pension Board has 9 members: The Mayor and Finance Director are ex officio members of the Board; City Council selects one member; Employees elect 4 members to the Board, one from the Knoxville Fire Department, one from the Knoxville Police Department and two from General Government departments. 

The final two members of the Pension Board are appointed by the Mayor and confirmed by City Council. These two Mayoral appointees must reside within the City of Knoxville, have expertise in finance or accounting, and must not be a City of Knoxville Employee.

Members serve a three year term but is limited to two consecutive terms then a one year break.


MEETINGS SCHEDULE

The Pension Board meets once a month on second Thursdays, in the Pension Board Conference Room, 917B East Fifth Avenue.


BOARD MEMBERSHIP
Click here to view current board membership and to check for opportunities to serve on this board.