Mission Statement

To strengthen Texas by expanding awareness of public pension issues, providing high-quality training to retirement systems’ decision makers and working to assure the promised benefits of public employees.

Associate Advisors

Welcome to TEXPERS!

The Texas Association of Public Employee Retirement Systems (TEXPERS) is a voluntary nonprofit association that provides education and legislative advisory services to the trustees, administrators, professional service providers and employee groups that manage the retirement money of police officers, firefighters, and municipal and district employees in cities across Texas.

  • Holiday Closure Notice

    • Friday, December 21, 2018
    • admin

    TEXPERS' offices close for Christmas holiday break Dec. 24, 2018 - Jan. 1, 2019. Happy holidays!

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  • TEXPERS' board hires new executive director

    • Thursday, December 20, 2018
    • admin

    TEXPERS has a new executive director. The board of directors recently hired Sally Velasquez to take over the position from Max Patterson, who is retiring from the association's top administrative job.  

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  • Lofty policy issues could shift lawmakers' focus off of public pensions

    • Thursday, November 15, 2018
    • admin

    The November 2018 general election is over and Texas is now readying for the 86th legislative session, which starts Jan. 8. Legislators have some lofty policy issues to address and may not have local public employee pensions at the forefront as was the case during the 85th legislative session in 2017.

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