Second Board of Retirement Seat Opens for Candidates

Beginning Friday, March 25, active General (non-Safety) members interested in running for the Board of Retirement’s second seat can pick up petitions at SDCERA’s headquarters, 2275 Rio Bonito Way, Suite 200, San Diego. To learn more about petition requirements and the election process, go to SDCERA’s Web site at

The Board of Retirement makes decisions in a variety of areas, such as how the pension fund is invested and setting SDCERA's strategic direction.

The open seat is one of two elected by active General members. The elected candidate serves a three-year term starting July 1. Review the election schedule for key dates:

Board of Retirement election schedule

Friday, March 25

Candidate petitions available

Monday, April 18 noon

Petition filing deadline

Tuesday, May 17

Election day

Friday, May 20

Election winner certified

Friday, July 1

Board member’s term begins