The CalPERS Board of Administration considers recommendations from individual Board committees and hears other matters related to the administration of retirement benefits and investment management.

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Meeting Agenda for June 14, 2021

Open Session

9:00 a.m.

  1. Item
    1. Call to Order and Roll Call

Closed Session

Upon adjournment or recess of Open Session (Government Code sections 11126(a)(1), (e), and (g)(1))

  1. Item
    1. Chief Executive Officer's Briefing on Performance, Employment, and Personnel Items

Meeting Agenda for June 16, 2021

Open Session

10:00 a.m.
Or upon recess or adjournment of the Performance, Compensation & Talent Management Committee – Whichever is later

  1. Item
    1. Call to Order and Roll Call

Closed Session

Upon Adjournment or Recess of Open Session (Government Code sections 11126(a)(1), (c)(17), (e), and (g)(1))

  1. Item
    1. Chief Executive Officer's Briefing on Performance, Employment, and Personnel Issues
    2. Committee Reports and Actions

Open Session

10:00 a.m.
Or upon adjournment of the Closed Session – Whichever is later

  1. Item
    1. Call to Order and Roll Call (PDF)
    2. Approval of the June 16, 2021 Board of Administration Timed Agenda (PDF)
    3. Pledge of AllegianceHenry Jones
    4. Board President's Report (Verbal Report)Henry Jones
    5. Chief Executive Officer's Report (Verbal Report)Marcie Frost
    6. Action Consent ItemsHenry Jones
      1. Approval of the April 20, 2021 Board of Administration Meeting Minutes (PDF)
      2. Board Travel Approvals
    7. Information Consent ItemsHenry Jones
      1. Board Meeting Calendar (PDF)
      2. Draft Agenda for the September 15, 2021 Board of Administration Meeting (PDF)
      3. General Counsel's Report (PDF)
        1. Attachment 1 (PDF)
      4. Communications and Stakeholder Relations (PDF)
        1. Attachment 1 (PDF)
        2. Attachment 2 (PDF)
    8. Committee Reports and Actions
      1. Investment Committee (PDF)Theresa Taylor
      2. Pension & Health Benefits Committee (PDF)Rob Feckner
      3. Finance & Administration Committee (Verbal Report)David Miller
      4. Performance, Compensation & Talent Management Committee (PDF)Rob Feckner
      5. Risk & Audit CommitteeLisa Middleton
        1. June 3, 2021 (PDF)
        2. June 15, 2021 (PDF)
      6. Board Governance Committee (PDF)Henry Jones
    9. Action Agenda Items
      1. Proposed Decisions of Administrative Law Judges (PDF)Henry Jones
        1. Gary Thompson (PDF)
          1. Attachment A (PDF)
          2. Attachment B (PDF)
          3. Attachment C (PDF)
        2. Stephen Santiago (PDF)
          1. Attachment A (PDF)
          2. Attachment B (PDF)
          3. Attachment C (PDF)
        3. Bryan Meyer (PDF)
          1. Attachment A (PDF)
          2. Attachment B (PDF)
          3. Attachment C (PDF)
        4. Gail M. Donoghue (PDF)
          1. Attachment A (PDF)
          2. Attachment B (PDF)
          3. Attachment C (PDF)
        5. Melinda K. Leiser (PDF)
          1. Attachment A (PDF)
          2. Attachment B (PDF)
          3. Attachment C (PDF)
        6. Paul A. Negron (PDF)
          1. Attachment A (PDF)
          2. Attachment B (PDF)
          3. Attachment C (PDF)
        7. Kian Hemmati (PDF)
          1. Attachment A (PDF)
          2. Attachment B (PDF)
          3. Attachment C (PDF)
        8. Robert Brookshire III (PDF)
          1. Attachment A (PDF)
          2. Attachment B (PDF)
          3. Attachment C (PDF)
        9. Laniece Clausell (PDF)
          1. Attachment A (PDF)
          2. Attachment B (PDF)
          3. Attachment C (PDF)
        10. Duane D. Reed II (PDF)
          1. Attachment A (PDF)
          2. Attachment B (PDF)
          3. Attachment C (PDF)
        11. Evelina Ortega (PDF)
          1. Attachment A (PDF)
          2. Attachment B (PDF)
          3. Attachment C (PDF)
        12. City of Beverly Hills (Finn O. McClafferty, Richard B. Ceja, Brian Weir and Marion Weir) (PDF)
          1. Attachment A (PDF)
          2. Attachment B (PDF)
          3. Attachment C (PDF)
      2. Petitions for Reconsideration (PDF)Henry Jones
        1. Maribeth Aragones (PDF)
          1. Attachment A (PDF)
          2. Attachment B (PDF)
          3. Attachment C (PDF)
          4. Attachment D (PDF)
          5. Attachment E (PDF)
        2. Charlie Martinez (PDF)
          1. Attachment A (PDF)
          2. Attachment B (PDF)
          3. Attachment C (PDF)
          4. Attachment D (PDF)
          5. Attachment E (PDF)
      3. Assembly Bill 1130 (Wood) California Health Care Quality and Affordability Act (PDF)Danny Brown
      4. Senate Bill 457 (Portantino) – Segregated Investment Portfolio: Republic of Turkey (PDF)Danny Brown
        1. Attachment 1 (PDF)
      5. Assembly Bill 890 (Cervantes) – Emerging and Diverse Investment Managers (PDF)Danny Brown
      6. Fiduciary Counsel Pool (PDF)Matthew Jacobs, Tricia McBeath
        1. Attachment 1 (PDF)
        2. Attachment 2 (PDF)
    10. Information Agenda Items
      1. State and Federal Legislation Update (PDF)Danny Brown
        1. Attachment 1 (PDF)
        2. Attachment 2 (PDF)
        3. Attachment 3 (PDF)
      2. Annual Stakeholder Perception Survey Update (PDF)Brad Pacheco
        1. Attachment 1 (PDF)
      3. Summary of Board Direction (Verbal Report)Marcie Frost
      4. Public Comment
    11. Approval to Meet in Closed Session Pursuant to Government Code Section 11126(c)(18)(A)Henry Jones

Closed Session

Upon Adjournment or Recess of Open Session (Government Code sections 11126(a)(1), (c)(18)(A), (e), and (g)(1))

  1. Item
    1. Call to Order and Roll Call
    2. Approval of the April 20, 2021 Board of Administration Closed Session Meeting Minutes
    3. Information Security Update and Cybersecurity BriefingChristian Farland and Stephen Crandall
    4. Litigation MattersMatthew Jacobs
      1. Wedding, et al. v. CalPERS, et al. (Los Angeles County Superior Court, Case No. BC517444)
      2. General Counsel's Update on Pending Litigation

Open Session

Upon adjournment of the Closed Session

  1. Item
    1. Report out on Information Security Update and Cybersecurity Briefing

Notes

  1. Items designated for Information are appropriate for Action if the Board wishes to take action. Any Agenda Item from a properly noticed Committee meeting, held prior to this Board meeting, may be considered by the Board.
  2. The hour designated as the earliest starting time for this meeting is not intended to communicate the expected duration (or ending time) of the preceding meeting.
  3. Public comment may be taken on agenda items in accordance with applicable law. Public comment will not be taken on agenda items relating to the administrative adjudication of individual cases. There is a three-minute limitation on each public comment, unless otherwise directed by the Presiding Officer. (Cal. Code Regs. tit. 2, § 552.1.) Members of the public may provide public comment via telephone by calling (800) 259-4105.
  4. In accordance with Executive Orders N-29-20, N-33-20, and the stay-at-home orders and social distancing measures put in place throughout California, Board members will participate via videoconference.


Location

CalPERS Headquarters
Robert F. Carlson Auditorium
Lincoln Plaza North
400 P Street
Sacramento, CA 95811

Parking
CalPERS Building Guide (PDF)

Security

For your safety, attendees are screened upon entering the auditorium.