​Mission Statement

The mission of PERS is to provide secure benefits to our members and consistently deliver quality service by meeting our customer's needs, operating efficiently and transparently, investing and managing assets prudently, and acting in the best interest of all members.

Board of Trustees 

The 10-member PERS Board of Trustees includes the State Treasurer, a gubernatorial appointee who is a member of PERS, two retirees, two state employees, and one representative each of public schools and community colleges, institutions of higher learning, counties, and municipalities. With the exception of the State Treasurer and the gubernatorial appointee, members are elected to staggered six-year terms. The Board is responsible for designating the System’s executive director and for establishing the policies for administration of the trust. The Board also works to carry out the intent and purposes of the state Legislature by establishing rules and regulations for the administration of PERS and the transaction of its business.

Boar​d of Truste​es 2015 Meeting Schedule

February 24, 1 p.m.............Agenda

April 21, 1 p.m....................Agenda

June 23, 1 p.m....................Agenda

August 25, 1 p.m.

October 27, 1 p.m.

December 15, 1 p.m.


Current Board Elections

County Employee Representative 



Board of Trustees​

Executive Staff