PSRS/PEERS News Archive

Jason Hoffman was recently honored with the 2019 Distinguished Eagle Award from the Association of School Business Officials International (ASBO).

PSRS/PEERS Board Vice Chair, Jason Hoffman, Receives Leadership Award

Jason Hoffman was recently honored with the 2019 Distinguished Eagle Award from the Association of School Business Officials International (ASBO).

a photo of the Board of Trustees Meeting Room prior to the February 2019 meeting

June 2019 Board Meeting Summary

The Budget and Audit Committee of the Public School and Education Employee Retirement Systems of Missouri (PSRS/PEERS) Board of Trustees convened at 9 a.m. on June 10, 2019 at the Retirement System offices in Jefferson City, MO, with the regular session of the Board of Trustees meeting following at 10:15 a.m.

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New Law Changes Work Limits for PSRS Retirees Working for Community Colleges

Governor Mike Parson signed legislation that changes the working after retirement limits that apply to Public School Retirement System of Missouri (PSRS) retirees who work for PSRS-covered public two-year (community) colleges.

Board Meeting April 2019

April 2019 Board Meeting Summary

The Budget and Audit Committee of the Public School and Education Employee Retirement Systems of Missouri (PSRS/PEERS) Board of Trustees convened at 8 a.m. Monday, April 15 in the Retirement System offices in Jefferson City, MO, with the regular session of the Board of Trustees meeting following at 8:45 a.m.

Dr. Aaron Zalis receives the Distinguished Service Award from MASA

PSRS/PEERS Board Chair, Aaron Zalis, Recognized for Distinguished Service in Education

Dr. Aaron Zalis was recently honored for his more than 25 years of service in educational administration by the Missouri Association of School Administrators (MASA).

a photo of the Board of Trustees Meeting Room prior to the February 2019 meeting

February 2019 Board Meeting Summary

The Budget and Audit Committee of the Public School and Education Employee Retirement Systems of Missouri (PSRS/PEERS) Board of Trustees convened at 8:30 a.m. in the Retirement System offices in Jefferson City, MO, with the regular session of the Board of Trustees meeting following at 9 a.m.

Cover page from NIRS-Sponsored Study

Missouri Teachers are Better Off in a Defined Benefit Plan than a 401k

A recent study conducted by UC Berkeley Labor Center and the National Institute on Retirement Security (NIRS) confirms that defined benefit pension plans like PSRS are better designed to meet the long-term financial needs of teachers in retirement than a 401(k)-type plan.

December 2018 Board Meeting Summary

The Budget and Audit Committee of the Board of Trustees convened Monday, December 10 at 9 a.m. in the Retirement System offices in Jefferson City, MO, with the regular session of the Board of Trustees meeting following at 9:30 a.m.

Public Pension Coordinating Council Award for Funding and Administration 2018

PSRS/PEERS Receive National Public Pension Standards Awards for 14th Year in a Row

PSRS and PEERS received the Public Pension Coordinating Council's (PPCC) 2018 Public Pension Standards Awards for meeting professional standards in plan administration and funding.

October 2018 Board Meeting Summary

The October 29, 2018 meeting of the Public School and Education Employee Retirement Systems of Missouri (PSRS/PEERS) Board of Trustees convened at 8:30 a.m. at the PSRS/PEERS office in Jefferson City MO.