PSRS/PEERS News Archive

Senior Portfolio Manager Ben Frede

PSRS/PEERS Senior Portfolio Manager Ben Frede Recognized by Institutional Investor Magazine

PSRS/PEERS Senior Portfolio Manager Ben Frede has been named by Institutional Investor magazine as one of its 2022 Ten Rising Stars.

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Work Limits Waived on Post-Retirement Substitute Teaching from July 1, 2022 through June 30, 2025

On July 1, 2022, Governor Mike Parson signed legislation that waives the working after retirement limits on part-time or temporary-substitute work performed by PSRS/PEERS retirees as substitute teachers for covered employers or third-party providers between July 1, 2022 and June 30, 2025.

June 2022 Board of Trustees Meeting Summary

The Public School and Education Employee Retirement Systems of Missouri (PSRS/PEERS) Board of Trustees convened on June 5 and June 6, 2022.

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Legislature Passes Bill Regarding Work Limits Waived on Post-Retirement Substitute Teaching; Bill Awaits Governor’s Signature

On May 12, 2022 the Missouri legislature passed Senate Bill 681, which includes a provision that waives the working after retirement limits on part-time or temporary-substitute work performed by PSRS/PEERS retirees as substitute teachers for covered employers or third-party providers.

Michael Moorefield, PSRS/PEERS Chief Counsel

PSRS/PEERS Welcomes Michael Moorefield as Director of Legislation and Policy

Moorefield replaces Maria Walden, who left PSRS/PEERS in January to take the position of Missouri Retired Teachers Association (MRTA) Executive Director.

2022 Board of Trustees Election Jason Steliga (left) and Allie Gassmann (right)

Steliga Retains Seat on PSRS/PEERS Board of Trustees; Gassmann Joins as Newest Trustee

Incumbent Board member Jason Steliga, whose current term on the Board ends June 30, 2022, and Allie Gassmann of Columbia, MO, will begin four-year terms as trustees starting July 1, 2022 and serve through June 30, 2026.

April 11, 2022 Board of Trustees Meeting

April 2022 Board of Trustees Meeting Summary

The Public School and Education Employee Retirement Systems of Missouri (PSRS/PEERS) Board of Trustees convened on April 10 and April 11, 2022.

PSRS/PEERS Multi-purpose room

PSRS/PEERS Proactively Addressing Investments with Russia

The Public School and Education Employee Retirement Systems of Missouri (PSRS/PEERS) held a special Board meeting today to update the Board on the proactive measures being taken regarding the Systems’ current exposure to Russian securities.

Board of Trustees Chair Jason Steliga and Executive Director Dearld Snider discuss the agenda at the February 7, 2022 Board of Trustees meeting

February 2022 Board of Trustees Meeting Summary

The Public School and Education Employee Retirement Systems of Missouri (PSRS/PEERS) Board of Trustees convened on February 7, 2022, at 8:30 a.m.

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Working After Retirement Limits Back in Effect as of January 1, 2022

The temporary waiver of working after retirement limits will expire December 31, 2021. Full school year working after retirement limits on hours and salary will once again apply effective January 1, 2022.