Leadership


 
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​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.


Current Board Elections

No current elections.


Board Meeting Minutes

April 23, 2019​

February 26, 2019​

February 12, 2019​

December 18, 2018

October 23, 2018​

August 28, 2018​

June 26, 2018​

June 12, 2018​

April 24, 2018

March 12, 2018 Special Called Meeting

February 27, 2018​

 




 


 


 








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Public Comments Policy  
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Board Meeting Schedule​

PERS posts dates and times of all meetings on this page, as well as on the Department of Finance and Administration (DFA) Public Meeting Notices website. From the DFA website, you can subscribe to be alerted by e-mail when an upcoming PERS meeting is posted to the site. To subscribe, click here.

2019

February 12, 11:30 a.m., Special Called Board Meeting, Agenda​

February 26, 1 p.m.​​​.......................................................Agenda​

April 23, 1 p.m.​​​​..............................................................Agenda​

May 9-10, 9 a.m., Board Educational Workshop* - Greenwood, MS

June 25, 1 p.m.​​.............................................................Agenda​

August 27, 1 p.m.

October 22, 1 p.m.

December 17, 1 p.m.​


2018

January 5, 11 a.m., Ad Hoc Executive Director Search Committee*

January 23, 9 a.m., Board Educational Session*​

February 27, 1 p.m........................................Agenda​​​

March 12, 2 p.m., Ad Hoc Executive Director Search Committee*

March 12, 2:15 p.m., Special Called Telephonic Board Meeting*

April 9, 3 p.m., Board Educational Session*

April 24, 1 p.m...............................................Agenda​​​​

June 12, 9:30 a.m.........................................Agenda​

June 26, 1 p.m..............................................Agenda​​

August 28, 1 p.m..........................................Agenda​

October 23, 1 p.m........................................Agenda​

December 18, 1 p.m.​...................................Agenda​


2017

February 28, 1 p.m.............Agen​da​​

March 27, 3:30 p.m............Agenda​

April 25, 1 p.m....................Agenda​

June 27, 1 p.m...................Agenda​

August 22, 1 p.m...............Agenda​

September 7, 9:30 a.m., Ad Hoc Executive Director Search Committee*

September 25, 10 a.m., Board Work Session - Woolfolk Building*

October 24, 1 p.m.............Agenda​

November 21, 8:30 a.m., Ad Hoc Executive Director Search Committee*

November 29, 9 a.m., Board Educational Session*

November 29, 1:30 p.m., Ad Hoc Executive Director Search Committee*

December 19, 1 p.m..........Agenda​​

*Not a previously scheduled Board of Trustees Meeting


 


 
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Executive Staff

 
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