Board Members

A 12-member Board oversees the Michigan Public School Employees Retirement System administration. The Governor appoints 11 of the 12 Board members to represent active and retired public school employees as defined by Section 22 of Public Act 300. One Board member serves by virtue of his or her office in state government. Upon expiration of a term a member may continue to serve, at the pleasure of the governor, until a successor is appointed.
 

Board Member Representing
Ivy Bailey
Term expires March 30, 2012
Classroom Teachers and First Class School District Employees
Charles Christner
Term expires March 30, 2018
Classroom Teachers, Retirants
Mike Engle  
Term expires March 30, 2017
Classroom Teachers, Active
Stephen Epstein
Term expires March 30, 2020
General Public Investments
Brian Whiston State Superintendent of Education, ex officio
Scott Koenigsknecht, Chair
Term expires March 30, 2017
School System Superintendents
Ann G. Kroneman
Term expires March 30, 2020
Community College Administrators and Trustees
Kevin Philipps 
Term expires March 30, 2020
Finance/Operations, non-Superintendents
Timothy Raymer
Term expires March 30, 2019
Finance/Operations, Retirants, Member of largest retirant organization
Michael Ringuette, Vice Chair
Term expires March 30, 2018
General Public Health Insurance/Actuaries
Christine Veld
Term expires March 30, 2017
Retired Non-certified Educational Support Positions
Larry Ward
Term expires March 30, 2020
Reporting Unit Board of Control
Kerrie Vanden Bosch, Executive Secretary