PSRS/PEERS Management Team

Alan Thompson

Alan C. Thompson

General Counsel

Alan Thompson joined PSRS/PEERS as general counsel in March 1999. Mr. Thompson provides legal advice and assistance to the Board of Trustees and administrative personnel and serves as a liaison between the Retirement Systems and outside legal counsel retained by the Board of Trustees.

After graduating from law school, he clerked at the Missouri Court of Appeals before moving on to the Missouri Attorney General's Office. In 1996, he joined the Missouri Department of Insurance as the general counsel for the Division of Financial Regulation. He then served as an assistant prosecuting attorney for the Boone County Prosecutor's Office before being hired as general counsel for PSRS/PEERS.

Thompson graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in accounting from the University of Missouri-Columbia in 1987 and passed the CPA exam. He received his Juris Doctorate from the University of Missouri-Columbia School of Law and passed the Bar exam in 1991. He is a member of the Missouri Bar and the National Association of Public Pension Attorneys (NAPPA).