TEXPERís members are the trustees,
administrators and participants of public employee retirement
systems in Texas, as well as professional service providers,
employee groups and associations engaged in or interested in the
management of those systems.
TEXPERS works closely with elected
officials to ensure ongoing improvement to a legislative framework
that contributes to effective investment practices by its member
plans. Ultimately, all Texansí benefit from the sound investment
policies that start with Texas law.
TEXPERS is open to all Texas public retirement systems. Joining is a
very easy process, just follow the steps. Membership by all other
classifications requires an application. There are current openings
for Consultants, Actuaries and Employee Groups.
actively engages with media so that taxpaying Texans can feel
confident in the ability of their public servants to support their
families in retirement. This newsroom contains press releases and
special reports that cover pension issues.
TEXPERS executes its educational
mission with conferences and the Certified Trustee Training (CTT)
program. Conferences twice annually for pension trustees are
organized, educating trustees about investment options, fiduciary
duties, governance, ethics, investment terms and practices, and
actuarial and legal matters. The CTT program is dedicated to
developing well-informed pension trustees during a three-module
program focused on investment principles and pension issues.