General Employees’ Retirement Board


The Board administers and is responsible for the proper operation of the General Employees’ retirement plan.


Meetings are held on the first Tuesday of every quarter at 3:00 p.m. (Calendar)

 Staff Contact

Valerie Way, Chairperson (863) 291-5748

 Board Membership

The Board is made up of seven board members. Three of the board members must be legal residents of the City and are appointed by the City Commission; three members must be employees of the City and are elected by a majority of their peers; the seventh member is chosen by the previous six board members. If you wish to apply, please visit Board and Committees to download an application.


All members must be a resident of the City of Lake Alfred and has resided in the City for no less than one year; must be an employee who participates in the retirement system.

 Board Members

Member Term Ends
Valerie Way December 31, 2012
John Deaton December 31, 2013
Vacant December 31, 2014
Janet Baldwin December 31, 2013
Vacant December 31, 2015
Carol O’Brien December 31, 2015

Agendas and Minutes