Press Releases

The latest press releases from SURS. For press inquiries, click here.

SURS Announces Active-Member Trustee Appointment

The State Universities Retirement System (SURS) Vice-Chairperson Collin Van Meter, on behalf of SURS elected board members, today announced the appointment of Herbert Pitman as an active-member trustee to the SURS Board of Trustees. Pitman was selected by a majority...

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SURS Announces Active-Member Board Vacancy

State Universities Retirement System (SURS) Executive Director Suzanne Mayer today announced a vacancy on the SURS Board of Trustees. The three-year, elected active-member seat will be filled by a majority vote of the other elected trustees who will hold seats as of...

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SURS Members Reelect Trustees

Current State Universities Retirement System (SURS) board members Steven Rock, Collin Van Meter and Antonio Vasquez have been reelected by the System’s members. The trustee election was conducted April 2 – May 1 by YesElections, an impartial election services company,...

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America Saves Week is April 8-12

Are you saving enough for your retirement? SURS offers the 457(b) Deferred Compensation Plan (DCP) as an additional savings plan for our members. If you are not already enrolled in the DCP you can learn more by attending the DCP Informational Webinar on April 16....

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Trustee Election Voting Has Started

Voting has started in the 2024 SURS trustee election. Six candidates have met the requirements to be included on the ballot. Voting is open through May 1. SURS members who are eligible to vote should have received voting materials from YesElections either by mail or...

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Candidates for Trustee Election Announced

Six candidates have met the requirements to be included on the ballot for SURS board election set for May 1. Voting will take place April 1 – May 1. SURS members will elect three active-member trustees and one annuitant trustee. Two of the active-member trustee seats...

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