CalPERS Announces Candidates for Fall 2019 Board Election
A message from CalPERS:
Retired Members May Vote Beginning August 30
SACRAMENTO, Calif. – CalPERS is conducting one election this fall for the retired member representative seat on the CalPERS Board of Administration.
The 13-member CalPERS Board of Administration sets policy for retirement and health benefits on behalf of California public employers, and their active and retired employees. The board also oversees asset allocation of the pension fund's investments. Under the California Constitution, the CalPERS Board has exclusive authority to administer the CalPERS Pension Fund.
Ballots will be mailed August 30 and votes must be received by September 30. Only retired CalPERS members (excluding survivors and beneficiaries) will be able to vote online, by phone, or by mail.
The candidates for the retired member position are:
- Joseph (JJ) Jelincic
- Henry Jones (incumbent)
A public random drawing will determine the order of the names on the ballot. The drawing will be held on June 4 at 9:00 a.m. at CalPERS Headquarters, Lincoln Plaza North, 400 Q Street, Room 1160, Sacramento, CA.
Information on the upcoming board election and resources for members and candidates are available on our Board Elections page.