Sawyer Claus - President (Active Elected) 4.30.2026
Carol Barnes - Treasurer
The Fire Pension Board derives its authority from the Illinois Pension Code, Chapter 40 of the Illinois Compiled Statutes for the benefit of the firefighters, surviving spouses, children, and certain other dependents. This board has five members, each serving a 3-year term. Two members are appointed by the Mayor, two members are active participants of the pension fund who are elected from the active participants, and one member is retired and elected by the retirees.