Firefighter's Retirement Committee


  • Meets as is necessary

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.


  • Vacant, Seat 1
    Term expires: 
  • Kirk Gunby, Seat 2
    Term expires: April 2023
  • Ross Pelletier (Chair), Seat 3
    Term expires: April 2023
  • James Smith (Secretary), Seat 4
    Term expires: April 2023
  • Sam Pilcher, Seat 5
    Term expires: April 2023


Responsible for the administration, interpretation and application of the Retirement Plan. [Chapter 23, Article II, Division 6;  Florida Statutes Chapter 175]


The committee shall consist of two legal residents of the City of DeLand (Seats 1 and 2) to be appointed by the City Commission; two full-time firefighters to be elected by a majority of the firefighters participating in the Plan, and a fifth member to be nominated by the Committee and approved by the City Commission. Terms are for two years. City residency not required for Seat 5. Requires filing of Annual Financial Form (Form 1).