February 17, 2012
External Affairs Branch
Robert Udall Glazier, Deputy Executive Officer
Brad Pacheco, Chief, Office of Public Affairs
Contact: Edward Fong, Information Officer
Timothy Taylor Named CalPERS Chief of Enterprise Solutions Development
SACRAMENTO, CA – The California Public Employees’ Retirement System (CalPERS) today announced the appointment of Timothy W. Taylor as Chief of the Enterprise Solutions Development Division.
The position, which is a part of the Information Technology Services Branch senior leadership team, oversees the automation of business processes and information access by developing, procuring, and modifying business applications and Web-based technologies. In addition, the Chief is responsible for the management of a technology team that performs system analysis, design, and development, and aligns these services in support of business functionality automation, data management and business intelligence for the pension fund.
Taylor replaces Ron Reagan, who retired last year. He will report to Dale Jablonsky, CalPERS Assistant Executive Officer of CalPERS Information Technology Services Branch.
“Tim is an outstanding technology manager with a wealth of experience and expertise in developing automated business solutions,” said Jablonsky. “I am confident CalPERS members, employers, and staff will be very well served by this appointment and his continued work to develop technology solutions that support our organization.”
Taylor has spent more than 14 years at CalPERS, promoting up the ranks from Staff Services Analyst to the Assistant Division Chief responsible for application development and support. He has a strong background in application architecture and played a major role in the development of the CalPERS website and the my|CalPERS business application.
Taylor has a BA in communications studies and an MA in multimedia production and design from California State University, Sacramento.
CalPERS, with assets of approximately $235 billion, is the largest public pension fund in the U.S. It administers retirement benefits for more than 1.6 million California state, local government, and public school employees, retirees, and their families on behalf of more than 3,000 public employers, and health benefits for more than 1.3 million enrollees. The average CalPERS pension benefit is $2,332 per month. The average benefit for those who retired in the most recent fiscal year that ended June 30, 2011, is $3,065 per month. More information about CalPERS is available at www.calpers.ca.gov.