Boards

The City of Sierra Vista welcomes citizen involvement. The following commissions were established to assist City Council in gathering information about important City functions. If you’re interested in being involved in a commission, click here to check for vacancies. Commission members are appointed by City Council to serve two-year terms with a limit of three consecutive terms. If no vacancies are available, you may still be able to participate as a non-voting associate member.

Employee Benefit Trust

The Employee Benefit Trust was established by Resolution 615 to oversee the City’s self-funded employee health program. The board consists of five members appointed by the City Council to serve in staggered three-year terms.

The Employee Benefit Trust Board meets on an as-needed basis.
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Member Term Ends
Brian Jones, member 05-07-17
Neil Gago, member 05-07-17
Sandra Kenny, member 06-30-17
Linda Nichols, member 06-30-18
Shanna Melanson, staff liaison
Council Member Bob Blanchard, Council liaison 12-31-18

Municipal Property Corporation

The Municipal Property Corporation was established by Resolution 578 in 1980 for the financing of the cost of acquiring, constructing, reconstructing, or improving buildings, equipment, and other real or personal properties suitable for use by and for leasing to the City of Sierra Vista, its agencies or instruments. The board consists of five members appointed by the City Council to staggered three-year terms.

The Municipal Property Corporation holds an annual meeting on the first Tuesday in November, or as needed.
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Member TermEnds
Earl M. Devine, president 09-11-17
Sandra Kenny, secretary 09-11-18
Thomas J. Hessler, treasurer 09-11-17
Marie Balzarini, member 09-11-18
Dennis Dezelan, vice president 09-11-18
David J. Felix, staff liaison
Council Member Bob Blanchard, Council liaison 06-30-16

Fire Pension Board

The Fire Pension Board was established by Arizona Revised Statute (ARS) 38-847. For members serve four-year terms.

The Fire Pension Board meets on an as-needed basis.
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Member Term Ends
Gary Smith, member 08-01-20
Chris Klasen, member 08-01-18
Don Foster, member 08-01-20
Barbara Fleming, member 08-01-20
Shanna Melanson, staff liaison
Mayor Rick Mueller, Council liaison, president

Police Pension Board

The Police Pension Board was established by Arizona Revised Statute (ARS) 38-847. Four members serve four-year terms. Members must consist of two public safety employees and two citizens.

The Police Pension Board meets on an as-needed basis.
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Member Term Ends
Barbara Fleming, member 08-01-20
Gary Smith, member 08-01-20
Jordan Boltinghouse, member 08-01-18
Jessica Ferrel, member 01-08-20
Shanna Melanson, staff liaison
Mayor Rick Mueller, Council liaison, president