Executive Director W. Bryan Lewis today announced a vacancy on the SURS Board of Trustees. The elected active-member seat will be filled by a majority vote of the other five elected trustees. Interested candidates should contact Director Lewis by April 15.
SURS is currently holding an election to fill one annuitant-member seat on the Board of Trustees. Only annuitant members are allowed to vote. Election packets have been mailed to eligible members by VRES, an impartial election service company.
The State Universities Retirement System Board of Trustees today unanimously selected W. Bryan Lewis as the new executive director of the $17.4 billion state pension fund.
The Board Governance Committee, Administration Committee, Investment Committee, Corporate Governance Committee, Audit and Risk Committee, Legal and Legislative Committee, the Executive Committee and the Board of Trustees of the State Universities Retirement System will meet on Thursday, March 12, 2015, and Friday, March 13, 2015, at Northern Trust, 50 S. LaSalle, in Chicago.
Gov. Bruce Rauner has appointed Dennis Cullen of Northbrook, Ill., to the State Universities Retirement System (SURS) Board of Trustees.
Cullen currently serves as board director and audit committee chairman for several life insurance companies including Delaware Life Insurance Company, Delaware Life Insurance Company of N.Y., EquiTrust Life Insurance Company and Heritage Life Insurance Company.
Champaign, IL – The State Universities Retirement System (SURS) will hold an election on May 1, 2015, to fill the expiring terms of trustee positions. In accordance with SURS Administrative Rule, 80 Ill. Adm. Code §1600.700 to 1600.710, the following candidates successfully completed the application and petition process.
Contributing Member Trustee Candidates:
Mr. Aaron Ammons, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Mr. Antonio Vasquez, City Colleges of Chicago