Board of Trustees election–Stay tuned for results

Board of Trustees election–Stay tuned for results

July 3, 2019
In May and early June, current state employees, non-contributing members and retirees cast their votes for the state agency employee who will to fill the Board position currently held by Doug Danzeiser of the Texas Department of Insurance.

Two candidates ran for the seat:
  • Brian Richard Barth of the Texas Department of Transportation and
  • Cora Bennett of the Texas Juvenile Justice Department.
ERS’ contracted election vendor is counting the votes counted now. On July 11, ERS will certify the election results. Starting July 12, you can check the ERS Trustees Election and Appointments webpage to find out who won. We’ll also provide information about the new trustee in the August edition of this newsletter.