Board of Fire & Police Employees Retirement System


Board Information

Name Baltimore City Fire and Police Employees' Retirement System (F&P) Board of Trustees
Function The Baltimore City Fire and Police Employees’ Retirement System (F&P) was established July 1, 1962, by City law and has been amended periodically. The F&P is a contributory, defined benefit plan that covers all sworn uniformed officers of the Baltimore City Fire and Police Departments. Membership in the F&P is a condition of employment with the Fire and Police Departments. Active members currently contribute at the rate of 10% of regular compensation for their entire period of service. Mandatory member contributions to the F&P by payroll deduction are made pre-tax.
Composition Baltimore City Fire and Police Employees' Retirement System (F&P) Board of Trustees
City Council Approval Yes
Legal Authority Baltimore City Code Article 22 § 29
Liason/Executive Director Name Anthony Calhoun
Liason/Executive Director Phone 410-497-7929
Liason/Executive Director Email [email protected]



Position Member Name Term Started Term Expires Appointed By
Chair Peter E Keith December 1, 2011 December 6, 2016 Mayor
Vice Chairman William R Hudson July 1, 2018 June 30, 2022 Members of the Fire Department
Trustee Frank B Coakley December 6, 2016 December 6, 2020 Mayor
Trustee Paul S DeSimone July 1, 2018 June 30, 2022 Members of the Fire Department
Trustee Benjamin F DuBose December 6, 2016 December 6, 2020 Mayoral Appointment (By Recommnedation of the City Council President)
Trustee Robert A Haukdal July 1, 2016 June 30, 2020 Members of the Police Department
Trustee McKinley E Smith August 9, 2017 June 30, 2020 Members of the Police Department
Trustee Joan M Pratt December 6, 2016 December 8, 2020 City Code
Trustee Steve Kraus N/A N/A Appointed by Director of Finance
Trustee Perry Standfield N/A N/A Appointed by Police Commissioner
Trustee Joe Wade N/A N/A Appointed by FireChief