James Bunn, a Mayoral–appointee to the District of Columbia Retirement Board (the “Board”), died on Thursday, August 1, 2013. Mr. Bunn, who served as Vice Chair of the Board's Strategic Planning Committee, was appointed a trustee in March 2012 by Mayor Vincent C. Gray. During this most recent term, he was a member of the Operations and Investment Committees. Mr. Bunn also served on the Board from 1991 to 1995, when former City Council Chair John Wilson appointed him. During that period, Mr.