Pursuant to Massachusetts General Laws c.10, §18 and c.32, the State Board of Retirement (“Board”) will conduct 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.

Nomination papers will be available beginning December 12, 2014 at the Board’s offices, One Winter Street, 8th floor, Boston; 436 Dwight Street, Room 109A, Springfield; or through its website at Completed nomination papers must be received at the Board’s Boston office, located at One Winter Street, by 5:00 p.m. Friday, January 16, 2015.

Nominees who qualify as candidates for election will be notified of the same by Friday, January 23, 2015.

After qualification of candidates official ballots will be issued on or about Friday, January 30, 2015 and must be returned by Friday, March 20, 2015 to the Board or its designated agent.

You may obtain a complete set of the Board’s Election Rules from the Board’s offices or through its website. If you have any questions, please contact Nicola Favorito, Esq., Executive Director, or Marianne Welch, Deputy Director at (617) 367-7770.

Election Documents:

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

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

Nomination Form pdf format of board-election-nomination-papers-2015