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​News and Developments

                                        

 

After almost 13-years of leading the Sacramento County Employees’ Retirement System (SCERS), Richard Stensrud concluded his service as Chief Executive Officer at the end of May 2017 to take the  helm of the School Employees Retirement System of Ohio (SERS).  Read the Press Release for more information.

Annette St. Urbain, former Chief Executive Officer of the San Joaquin County Employees' Retirement Association (SJCERA), is serving as Interim Chief Executive Officer for SCERS until the Board concludes its executive search.

 

 

Request for Proposals - Pension Administration System

Responses to Vendor Questions

Addendum

SCERS is soliciting proposals from qualified firms to select and implement a commercially available pension administration solution 

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.  Read the Appointment Announcement for more information.   

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 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.  

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.

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

James A. Diepenbrock
Appointed by the Board of Supervisors

Ben Lamera
Director of Finance
Ex-Officio

Alan Matré
Elected by Miscellaneous Members

Kathy O'Neil
Elected by Retired Members

Chris A. Pittman
Elected by Safety Members

John Conneally
Elected by Safety Members

Martha Hoover
Elected by Retired Members

Executive Staff

Annette St. Urbain
Interim 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

James A. Diepenbrock
Appointed by the Board of Supervisors

Ben Lamera
Director of Finance
Ex-Officio

Alan Matré
Elected by Miscellaneous Members

Kathy O'Neil
Elected by Retired Members

Chris A. Pittman
Elected by Safety Members

John Conneally
Elected by Safety Members

Martha Hoover
Elected by Retired Members

Executive Staff

Annette St. Urbain
Interim 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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