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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.

Chief Executive Officer Richard Stensrud to Depart

After almost 13-years of leading the Sacramento County Employees’ Retirement System (SCERS), Chief Executive Officer Richard Stensrud is leaving to take the helm of the School Employees Retirement System of Ohio (SERS).  Click here for more information.

 

Request for Proposals - Pension Administration System

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

 

Request for Proposals - Professional Auditing Services

SCERS is soliciting proposals from qualified firms of certified public accountants (Auditors) to audit its financial statements for the fiscal years ending June 30, 2017 and 2016, and for each of the two subsequent fiscal years
 

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. 

 

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

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

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

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

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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