Health Care Benefits Trust Board 

The five-member board administers the Health Care Benefits Trust fund for the purpose of providing for direct payment of the Health Care Benefits Plan for the benefit of its participants. The Board administers the Trust Fund pursuant to Ordinance No. 4245 and the Trust Agreement. Provides financial oversight of the Trust Fund by evaluating claim expenses and reserve amounts. The Board may make recommendations to the City Manager as necessary.

Meetings held on an as-needed basis.

Call 480-782-2358 for information.

Meeting Minutes

These minutes are fully searchable within each year by using the “Find” feature. For prior years meetings not listed please contact the Clerk’s Office at 480-782-2181.


3-year term; Trustees may be reappointed to no more than one additional consecutive term. The term of each member shall be for three (3) years, and each member shall serve until his/her successor is appointed and qualified. Any vacancy in office during the term shall be filled by the Mayor with approval of the Council for the unexpired term.

No trustee may be a Chandler City Councilmember, and no more than one trustee may be an employee of the City of Chandler. No former member of the Council or former employee shall be a trustee. With the exception of the employee trustee, if any, a trustee shall have expertise in the field of finance, employee benefits, or health care.

Members (5) Term Expires
Terry Bond 05-01-2025
Jennifer Huppenthal 05-01-2025
Lily Longacre 05-01-2024
Michael Bohnert 05-01-2023
Val Gale (Employee member) 05-01-2024
Staff Liaison
Fernanda Osgood, Benefits & Compensation Manager

Established 8-16-2010; Ordinance No. 4245

Online Application To Serve on Boards, Commissions & Committees

If you have any questions or if you wish to obtain an application for the Health Benefits Trust Board, please contact the City Clerk's Office at 480-782-2181.