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​News and Developments

The California Public Employees' Pension Reform Act of 2013

SCERS has developed an impact analysis of CalPEPRA to help SCERS' members, retirees, and participating employers to assess how the new law will affect them.

SCERS Appoints New Chief Investment Officer

SCERS has named Steve Davis as Chief Investment Officer (CIO).  Mr. Davis has been the Deputy CIO at SCERS since July, 2012.  Mr. Davis originally joined SCERS as an Investment Officer in March 2010.  Click here for more information. 

 

2016 Retirement Board Election

An  election was recently held for the SCERS Retirement Board. Alan Matré was elected as a Miscellaneous Representative, Kathy O'Neil was elected as the Retiree Representative, and Martha Hoover was re-elected as the Alternate Retiree Representative.  Ms. O'Neil and Ms. Hoover were appointed in lieu of an election as they ran unopposed.  The terms of office for all three trustees will begin January 1, 2017 and end December 31, 2019.

For details on the election, please view the Statement of Vote issued by the Sacramento County Voter Registration and Elections.

 

Request for Proposals for Data Conversion Services
Addendum to the Request for Proposals
Responses to Vendor Questions

SCERS is soliciting proposals from data conversion vendors with extensive experience providing data profiling, cleansing, and migration services in the area of Public Sector Pension Administration.

 

SCERS Strategic Plan

The SCERS Board of Directors initiated a strategic planning process to make sure that SCERS can sustain and build upon the success it has been able to achieve in keeping retirement benefits secure with manageable cost. Work has begun on implementing strategic initiatives designed to provide the highest level of quality and professionalism in meeting SCERS' duties to its members, retirees and beneficiaries, participating employers, and other stakeholders in an environment of increasing investment and operational complexity. Review SCERS' key goals for the next five years in the following critical areas:

  • Funding Policies and Practices
  • Investment Program
  • Service Delivery
  • Fiscal Responsibility
  • Risk Management
  • Aligning Authority with Responsibility

Check back for updates on implementation of these strategic initiatives.

 

The international financial publication Chief Investment Officer announced that the Sacramento County Employees' Retirement System (SCERS) has been named the 2014 Industry Innovation Award winner in the category of public pension funds with up to $15 billion in assets.

                            

Pictured from left: Deputy Chief Investment Officer Steve Davis,
Chief Investment Officer Scott Chan, and Chief Executive Officer Richard Stensrud

Board of Retirement

Rick Fowler
President
Appointed by the Board of Supervisors

John B. Kelly
Vice President
Appointed by the Board of Supervisors

Keith DeVore
Vice President
Appointed by the Board of Supervisors

Steven L. Baird
Elected by Miscellaneous Members

Michael DeBord
Elected by Retired Members

James A. Diepenbrock
Appointed by the Board of Supervisors

Diana Gin
Elected by Miscellaneous Members

Ben Lamera
Director of Finance
Ex-Officio

Chris A. Pittman
Elected by Safety Members

John Conneally
Elected by Safety Members

Martha Hoover
Elected by Retired Members

Executive Staff

Richard Stensrud
Chief Executive Officer

Steve Davis
Chief Investment Officer

Robert Gaumer
General Counsel

Kathryn T. Regalia
Chief Operations Officer

John W. Gobel, Sr.
Chief Benefits Officer

 

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Board of Retirement

Rick Fowler
President
Appointed by the Board of Supervisors

John B. Kelly
Vice President
Appointed by the Board of Supervisors

Keith DeVore
Vice President
Appointed by the Board of Supervisors

Steven L. Baird
Elected by Miscellaneous Members

Michael DeBord
Elected by Retired Members

James A. Diepenbrock
Appointed by the Board of Supervisors

Diana Gin
Elected by Miscellaneous Members

Ben Lamera
Director of Finance
Ex-Officio

Chris A. Pittman
Elected by Safety Members

John Conneally
Elected by Safety Members

Martha Hoover
Elected by Retired Members

Executive Staff

Richard Stensrud
Chief Executive Officer

Steve Davis
Chief Investment Officer

Robert Gaumer
General Counsel

Kathryn T. Regalia
Chief Operations Officer

John W. Gobel, Sr.
Chief Benefits Officer

Contact Us

Sacramento County Employees' Retirement System
980 9th Street, Suite 1900, Sacramento, CA 95814
Telephone: (916) 874-9119
Facsimile: (916) 874-6060
Email: SacRetire@saccounty.net
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