Elected representative of active and retired CalPERS members


  • Performance, Compensation, & Talent Management, Chair
  • Pension & Health Benefits, Vice Chair
  • Board Governance
  • Investment

Board Terms1:

  • 2014-18 (current term)
  • 2011-14

Michael Bilbrey is serving his second term on the CalPERS Board of Administration.

He has been a CalPERS member for more than 25 years and is currently employed as bookstore operations coordinator at Citrus Community College in Glendora, California.

In addition to the CalPERS Board, Michael serves on a number of committees and councils, including the Committee on Workers' Capital networking group, the UCLA Labor Center Advisory Committee, and the California Trustee Network.

He is a former president of the California School Employees Association (CSEA), which represented more than 228,000 classified employees in California's public schools and community colleges. He was a member of CSEA's Investment and Budget Committees, and has served as vice president of the California Labor Federation's executive council.

Michael earned a Bachelor of Arts degree and a master's degree in business administration from the University of Phoenix.

1Elected Board members serve four-year terms that begin January 16 of the term and end January 15.