Police Pension Board


  • 9 a.m.
  • Quarterly on the last Wednesday of January, April, July and October
  • West Melbourne City Hall
    2240 Minton Road
    West Melbourne, FL 32904-4917


The City of West Melbourne's Police Officers Retirement Board of Trustees (Police Pension Board) was established in 1981 to administer the plan. The Board's duties include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Determine eligibility and membership
  • Determine amount of retirement allowances
  • Authorize payments from the fund
  • Direct the performance of actuarial studies and valuation
  • Establish uniform rules and procedures
  • Invest and reinvest the assets of the pension system


The Police Pension Board consists of five members. Two members are residents of the City and are appointed by Council. Two other members are police officers. The Board then appoints the fifth member, which is confirmed by the City Council. Members serve four-year terms.

If you are interested in serving on the Police Pension Board, and you meet the foregoing criteria, please complete the Application for Board Vacancy (PDF) form, attach your resume and submit the form and your resume by email to Cynthia Hanscom, City Clerk, or mail to:
City of West Melbourne
2240 Minton Road
West Melbourne, FL 32904

Questions & Comments

Pension Board Administrator Karan Rounsavall is the contact person for the Police Pension Board and can be reached by emailing Karan Rounsavall with additional questions.