State Employees' Assurance Department Board of Directors (GTLI)

Composition - 6 members:

▪ 4 ex-officio members

   State Auditor
   State Treasurer
   Department of Administrative Services Commissioner
   Labor Commissioner

▪ 2 members appointed by the Governor [OCGA 47-19-1]

Term: Indefinite [OCGA 47-19-1]

Officers: Officers shall be the same as the officers of ERS. [Bylaws]

Meetings: Annually on third Thursday in April at 11:15 A.M. at ERS office. [Bylaws] See the ERSGA calendar for meeting dates. View/print the Current Board Meeting Agenda and Secretary's Report.

Quorum: Four members in attendance are required by law. [Bylaws]

Votes: Three votes are required for a decision of the Board. [Bylaws]

Investment Committee: At least four members appointed by Chair of ERS's Board of Trustees, plus Executive Secretary who is a non-voting member. Three voting members are a quorum and three votes required. Committee elects its chair. Committee members are the same as ERS. [Bylaws]


Lonice Barrett
Board Chair
Appointed by the Governor
January 5, 2012 - June 30, 2019
Steven N. McCoy Steven N. McCoy
Ex-officio member as State Treasurer
November 1, 2011 - Indefinite
Frank F. Thach, Jr. Greg Griffin
Ex-officio member as State Auditor
July 1, 2012 - Indefinite
Ryan Shawn Ryan
Ex-officio member as Commissioner of the Department of Administrative Services
October 2, 2017 - Indefinite

Lonice Barrett Mark Butler
Ex-officio member as Labor Commissioner
January 2, 2011 - Indefinite
Greg Griffin Phillip Bell
Appointed by the Governor
May 22, 2006 - Indefinite


Board Contact Information
Fax:  (404) 350-6309
Mailing Address:
Board of Trustees
Employees’ Retirement System of Georgia
Attention:  James A. Potvin, Executive Director
Two Northside 75, Suite 300
Atlanta, GA  30318

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