Arlington Deputy City Manager Appointed to VantageTrust Board Position

The City of Arlington congratulates Deputy City Manager Gilbert Perales on his recent appointment to the VantageTrust Board of Directors.

The VantageTrust Company Board of Directors advises ICMA Retirement Corporation on its investments for retirement accounts with more than 1,000,000 public sector participants and 9,000-plus retirement plans.

Perales, who serves on the City of Arlington’s Retirement Committee, has more than 40 years of experience as a member of ICMA and is a lifelong professional public servant in city management. In addition to various positions in economic development in San Antonio and Dallas, Perales served as city manager of Carrizo Springs, Texas, and assistant city manager of Irving before joining the City of Arlington as deputy city manager in 2007.

“We are delighted that Gilbert has been selected for this appointment on the VantageTrust Board of Directors. He is an outstanding municipal leader whose knowledge in retirement services for public service employees will benefit the ICMA Retirement Corporation,” City Manager Trey Yelverton said.