ELECTION UPDATE:

The 2015 State Retirement Board Election is now closed. Voting ended on Friday, March 20, 2015. The election results are as follows:

2015 MSRB Election Reults

Thank you to all members who participated in this election.


IMPORTANT BOARD ELECTION NOTICE

If you vote via the paper ballot, please DO NOT mail the ballot to the MSRB office. The paper ballots must be mailed to the address printed on the ballot:

Election-America, PO Box 151, Mineola, NY 11501-0151 


Pursuant to Massachusetts General Laws c.10, §18 and c.32, the Massachusetts State Board of Retirement (“Board”) is conducting a regularly scheduled election for one of the two elected positions to its five-member Board. The elected member will serve for a three-year term without compensation beginning April 2015. 

The State Retirement Board oversees the administration of benefits for members of the Massachusetts State Employees’ Retirement System. Click here to learn more about the Board

All qualified members of the Massachusetts State Employees’ Retirement System, are entitled to vote either online or by mail. The nominees below qualified as candidates for election.

The following nominees qualified as candidates for election:

1. Thomas Mullane4. Sean Cashman
2. David M. Guiney5. Theresa F. McGoldrick, Esq. (Incumbent)
3. Victoria J. Cushman6. Gary D. Kellenberger RN-BC

Official ballots were mailed on Thursday, February 4, 2015 and must be returned by Friday, March 20, 2015 to the Board’s designated agent. Look for your ballot in the mail. Review the candidate information on the back of the ballot before you make your selection. Alternatively, you can vote online at www.MSRBvote.com. You may only vote for ONE candidate.

IF YOU CHOOSE TO VOTE ONLINE, PLEASE GO TO:

www.MSRBvote.com

  1. Enter your unique Election Code. (Located on your paper ballot)
  2. Enter your unique Voting PIN. (Located on your paper ballot)
  3. Follow the on-screen instructions. Online voting ends at 11:59 p.m. EST on March 20, 2015.

TO VOTE BY MAIL VIA THE PAPER BALLOT: [DO NOT MAIL YOUR BALLOT TO THE RETIREMENT BOARD OFFICE]

  1. Vote for one (1) candidate by completely filling in the circle next to the candidate's name.
  2. Affix a postage stamp to the pre-addressed ballot/postcard and drop it in the U.S. mail. [No envelope is required!]
  3. Your paper ballot must be received by ELECTION-AMERICA by March 20, 2015, so please allow for ample mailing days.

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ELECTION DOCUMENTS:

Click here to read the candidate's statements. pdf format of 2015 Retirement Board Election Candidate Statements

Official Notice pdf format of board-election-notice-2015.pdf

Election Rules pdf format of board-election-rules-2015.pdf