Board of Trustees / Police Officers

Membership on the Board of Trustees / Police Officers is specified in the following ordinance of the city code as enacted by the City of South Miami Commission:

Composition

Section 16-33(a). There is hereby created a Board of Trustees of the City of South Miami Police Officers' Retirement Trust Fund, (Ord. 16-79-1038) which Board shall consist of three (3) police officers who are participants of the Fund (to be selected by the police Fund participants); three (3) residents of the City; and, a seventh trustee selected by a majority of the previous six (6) trustees, and appointed as a ministerial duty by the City Commission (all are to be appointed by the City Commission), for a period of two (2) years. (Revised 10/19/10)

Current Members & Expiration Dates

  • Officer Jose Lopez           12/05/13
  • Sergeant Robert Bukens  11/17/16 
  • Sally Philips                      07/11/19
  • Thomas E. Byrne              05/02/18
  • Ryan Pontier                     10/02/19

Administrator:   Benefits USA
                         (954) 730-2068


With any questions related to the City's 185 Plan, please contact Benefit USA, Pete Prior at 954-730-2068.

The Board of Trustees / Police Officers was created to oversee the City of South Miami Police Officers' Retirement Trust Fund.