CalPERS

2015 Retired Member Election

An election is being held to fill the Retired Member representative for the CalPERS Board of Administration. The term of the incumbent, Henry Jones, will expire on January 15, 2016. The new term of office will begin on January 16, 2016 and run through January 15, 2020.

You are eligible to vote in this election if you are a CalPERS member retired as of July 1, 2015. A ballot package will be mailed to your home address on August 28, 2015, and you can vote for a candidate through September 28, 2015. The CalPERS Candidate Forum will be held Thursday, September 3, 2015, in Sacramento.

If a candidate does not receive a majority vote, 50 percent of votes cast plus one vote, in the initial election, a runoff election will be conducted between the two candidates who received the highest number of votes. If you are a CalPERS member retired as of October 1, 2015, you are eligible to vote in the runoff election. A runoff ballot package will be sent to your home address on November 6, 2015 and you can vote for a candidate through December 7, 2015.

Notice of Election (PDF)

Learn about becoming a candidate, voter eligibility, and the election schedule.

How to Become a Board Member Candidate

Find information on becoming a candidate and the forms required for candidacy.

Board Member Responsibilities

Review information on the role of the CalPERS Board of Administration Members.

FAQs - CalPERS Board of Administration Member Board Elections

Get answers to common questions we receive about CalPERS Board elections.

Dated: 03-23-2015