Appointments are made for two-year terms and require City residency.
Five (5) members
- Two (2) appointed by City Council
- Two (2) Wilmington Fire Department representatives
- One (1) State Insurance Commission representative
- One (1) ex-officio member, Fire Chief
The Board disperses funds to retirees/spouses from the City of Wilmington Fire Department derived from Section 58.84-35 of the North Carolina State Firemen’s Association.
Meetings are held once per year at the end of January.
Fire Department Headquarters
Chief Buddy Martinette, Wilmington Fire Department: (910) 341-7846