The Firefighters’ Dependents Board is authorized to make all necessary rules and regulations for the handling and processing of claims which may be submitted to it and shall perform all such other duties as may be necessary to carry out the provisions of Chapter 143.06 of Oberlin City Code and Ohio Revised Code Ch. 146. For more information related to the official charge of the board, please click here.

Meeting Times

Please refer to the City of Oberlin Calendar of Events for official dates.

Contact Us

For more information, contact Firefighters’ Dependents Fund Board Secretary Briana Reynolds at 440-776-4817.


Name Term
Michael J. McFarlin01/01/2024 - 12/31/2024
Lydia Young01/01/2024 - 12/31/2024
Michael Streator, Chair01/01/2024 - 12/31/2024
Sue Hiesser01/01/2024 - 12/31/2024
Ben Ryba, Vice Chair01/01/2024 - 12/31/2024

A complete membership roster for all City of Oberlin boards and commissions can be found here.

Important Documents

Official Charge

Minutes & Agendas

Ohio Sunshine Laws


Questions related to the application process for City board and commission appointments should be directed to the Oberlin Clerk of Council’s Office