Authorities, Boards, Committees, . . .
Directory of organizations and advisory groups in Allegheny County

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Retirement Board
Timothy Johnson, Executive Director 
Creation Date:
(412) 350-4674 
Room 106 County Office Building
542 Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15219 
Meeting Place:
Courthouse, Gold Room 
Meeting Time:

Established by the County Commissioners in 1915. This Board administers the provisions of the retirement statutes under State Law, 2nd Class County Code. This Board invests retirement funds and looks for any benefits to grant fund members. Review retirement applications and keeps a register of all names, addresses, ages and all information as Board deems necessary. Consists of seven (7) members including: Chief Executive, County Controller, County Treasurer and two (2) members elected by the County employees and retirees, one (1) appointed by the Chief Executive and one (1) appointed by County Council. 4 year term.


DiCristofaro, Frank  (term exp. 6/30/2018)
Fitzgerald, Richard  (term exp. 12/31/2015)
Liptak, Jennifer  (term exp. 12/31/2015)
Puzak, Ted  (term exp. 6/30/2016)
Szymanski, Walter  (term exp. 12/31/2017)
Wagner, Chelsa  (term exp. 12/31/2015)
Weinstein, John  - President (term exp. 12/31/2015)