Call for Candidates for Active Member Board of Trustee Positions
Are you interested in serving as a Trustee on the COAERS Board? COAERS is now taking applications for the election for active Board Member Place 8 and Place 9. Currently, Place 8 is held by Jim Williams and Place 9 is held by Chris Noak. Their terms expire at the end of December 2017. The new terms will begin January 2018 and continue through December 2021.
To be an eligible candidate, you must be an active member of COAERS. Employees from Austin Public Health and Financial Services department are already represented on the Board of Trustees and are not eligible for this election. Applications will be available at the Retirement Office or at this link, and will be due by 5 p.m. Central Time on Friday, September 8, 2017.
A Candidates Training Workshop is scheduled for Friday, September 15, 2017 to inform candidates of Trustee duties and responsibilities. Candidates may withdraw their application after the session if they are unable to make the necessary commitments.