Boards

The City of Sierra Vista welcomes citizen involvement. The following boards were established to assist City Council in gathering information about important City functions. Board 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

Established in 1980 by Resolution 615, and under the authority of Arizona Revised Statute § 11-981. The purpose of the Trust is to oversee the City’s self-funded employee health insurance program. The Trust has five (5) members serving staggered three (3) year terms.  The Trust Agreement calls for quarterly meetings to review the transactions of the fund; annually to review the audit; and semi-annually to report to the City Council. 

The Employee Benefit Trust Board meets on an as-needed basis.
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Member Term Ends
Debbie Perkinson 12-31-2021
Brian Jones | City Employee Representative 12-31-2020
Ron York 12-31-2020
Neil Gago 12-31-2020
Shanna Melanson, Management Analyst | Staff Liaison  
Mayor Rick Mueller | Council Liaison  
 

Municipal Property Corporation

The Municipal Property Corporation (MPC) was established September 11, 1980 by Resolution 578 and Articles of Incorporation. The purpose of the MPC is the financing of the cost for acquiring, constructing, reconstructing or improving buildings, equipment and other real and 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 Term Ends
Earl Devine, member 12-31-2021
Vacant 12-31-2021
Vacant 12-31-2021
Marie Balzarini 12-31-2021
Thomas J. Hessler 12-31-2021
David J. Felix, Finance Manager | Staff Liaison  
Mayor Rick Mueller | Council liaison  
 

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 12-31-2020
Chris Klasen 12-31-2020
Gary Smith 12-31-2020
Barbara Fleming 12-31-2020
Shanna Melanson, Management Analyst | 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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Minutes

Member Term Ends
Barbara Fleming 12-31-2020
Gary Smith 12-31-2020
Jordan Boltinghouse | City Employee 12-31-2022
Jessica Ferrel | City Employee 12-31-2020
Shanna Melanson, Management Analyst | Staff Liaison  
Mayor Rick Mueller | Council Liaison | President