DPFP Staff

Organization Chart


Executive Team

Kelly Gottschalk | Executive Director

Kelly Gottschalk joined the Dallas Police and Fire Pension System (DPFP) as Executive Director in April 2015 and has overall responsibility for DPFP’s administration, operations and investments.

From 2009 to April 2015, Ms. Gottschalk served in numerous capacities with the City...Read More

Josh Mond | General Counsel

Joshua Mond received his BSM from Tulane University and his J.D. from Cornell Law School. He joined the Dallas Police and Fire Pension System in 2009 as General Counsel.

He worked for over twenty years in private practice in the areas of securities law...Read More


Benefits Team

Cynthia Thomas | Retirement Counselor-Lead
Aimee Crews | Retirement Counselor
Ann Matthews | Retirement Counselor
Trish Wiley | Retirement Counselor
Kimberly L. Boone | Administrative Clerk
Genieva Lopez | Administrative Clerk
Cynthia Reyes | Administrative Clerk

Investment Team

Ryan Wagner | Investment Director

Ryan Wagner joined the Dallas Police & Fire Pension System in 2012 as an Investment Analyst. Prior to coming to Pension System, Ryan received his Masters of Business Administration from Texas Christian University, where he also received a BBA. Ryan is a CFA Level II...Read More

Greg Irlbeck | Investment Manager

Greg has over 20 years experience in the investments industry, with over 13 years at Fidelity Investments. Working in several roles throughout his career, Greg has experience in risk management, asset allocation, investment analysis, portfolio optimization, trading...Read More

Milissa Romero | Investment Analyst

Milissa Romero joined the Dallas Police & Fire Pension System in 2009 as a Benefits Counselor and transitioned to the position of Investment Analyst in 2013. Milissa earned a Bachelor’s of Business Administration in Finance and a Masters of Business Administration from...Read More


Accounting Team

Bill Scoggins, Jr. | Accounting Manager

Bill Scoggins, Jr. has held the position of Accounting Manager of the Dallas Police and Fire Pension System since 2012. He was initially hired as the Senior Accountant in 2007. Prior to coming to the Pension System, Bill served the City of Richardson as the Senior...Read More

Larissa Branford | Senior Accountant
Vickie Johnson | Accounting Specialist
Zahide' Torresdey | Quality Control Specialist


Administrative Team

Linda Rickley | Board Coordination / Human Resources Manager

Linda Rickley has served the Dallas Police & Fire Pension System since 1990. Since 2000, she has held the position of Board Coordination/Human Resources Manager, coordinating Board meeting preparation and overseeing the human resources function. Previously, she...Read More

Carol Huffman | Executive Secretary
Jon McBrine | Administrative Clerk
Terri Williams | Receptionist


Information Team

John Holt | Information Technology Manager

John Holt has worked for the Dallas Police & Fire Pension System since 1998, first as a Systems Analyst and currently as Information Technology Manager. Prior to working for the System, he worked for Dallas Water Utilities as a chemist starting in 1988 and later became a...Read More

Damion Hervey | Systems Analyst