October 18, 2019

Pursuant to Section II, 7.00 of the Fund’s established Policies, the following active members have been nominated for the Houston Firefighters’ Relief and Retirement Fund Board of Trustees. Names below are in order in which the candidates will appear on the ballot.

Position II (Two), reserved for an active classified  firefighter member selected from the ranks of Captain or Senior Captain assigned to suppression division:

Candidates

Ballots Received

Percent

1. David Riegor

200

53.19%

2. Tommy Lummus 

176

46.81%

The elected candidate for Position II (Two) will be sworn in at the January 2020 Board meeting of the Houston Firefighters’ Relief and Retirement Fund. The new 3-year term will begin on January 1, 2020 and will end on December 31, 2022.

Position IV (Four) reserved for an active classified firefighter member who is devoted full-time to Fire Prevention or Fire Investigation and who is not a member of the suppression division:

Candidates 

Ballots Received

Percent

1. Lemuel D. Bruce Jr.

59

15.61%

2. Jia Wen “Pete” Ng

198

52.38%

3. John W. Fugate 

77

20.37%

4. Richard W. Galvan

44

11.64%

Total – 378 ballots submitted for this position

The elected candidate for Position IV (Four) will be sworn in at the next Board meeting of the Houston Firefighters’ Relief and Retirement Fund. They will remain until the end of the current term which expires on December 31, 2020.

Trustee Position V (Five), reserved for an active member selected from the classified firefighter assigned to work full-time in the Fire Alarm Operations Division:

Candidate

1. Gerard L. Daniels *

The candidate for Position V (*uncontested) will automatically remain in his position for a new term on the Houston Firefighters’ Relief and Retirement Fund Board of Trustees. The new 3-year term will begin on January 1, 2020 and will end on December 31, 2022.


Lisa Slagle, Board Secretary

Houston Firefighters’ Relief and Retirement Fund Board of Trustees


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