Organization details

Board of Trustees

Meets at: ERS - 9th Floor Conference Center, Rio Grande Conference Room

Meets when: Quarterly

The ERS Board of Trustees comprises six members. Three trustees are appointed — one each by the Governor, the Speaker of the Texas House of Representatives and the Chief Justice of the Texas Supreme Court — and confirmed by the Texas Senate.
ERS members and retirees elect the other three. Both appointed and elected trustees serve staggered six-year terms, with the terms of one appointee expiring on August 31 of each even-numbered year and the term of one elected trustee on August 31 of each odd-numbered year.
More information is available in the Texas Administrative Code.

Current members:

First name Last name Function Since
Brian R. Barth Chair 09/01/2023 Details
I. Craig Hester Vice Chair 09/01/2023 Details
Neika Clark Trustee 09/01/2021 Details
Stuart Greenfield Trustee 09/01/2023 Details
James Kee Trustee 09/01/2023 Details
John Rutherford Trustee 05/31/2022 Details