Board Committees

Audit Committee

The Audit Committee provides oversight of the financial reporting process, the system of internal controls and the independent audit process.

Committee Members

Roberta Spoon - Chair
Paul Kaufmann
Edward Kitrosser
Greg Kowieski
Lana Radchenko

Business and Governance Committee

The Business and Governance Committee reviews SDCERS' business and procedures, recommending needed changes; reviews actuarial valuations; reviews and approves the annual budget; develops Board rules; and facilitates training programs for Board members.

Committee Members

Thanasi Preovolos - Chair
Charles Hogquist
Louis Maggi
Roberta Spoon
Almis Udrys
Paul Kaufmann

Disability Committee

The Disability Committee is responsible for hearing staff recommendations on disability applications; recommending to the Board final decisions on adjudicator findings with regard to disability retirement applications; and making recommendations for changes to the disability retirement process.

Committee Members

Charles Hogquist – Chair
Michael McBride
Thanasi Preovolos
Jeffrey Wallace
Almis Udrys

Investment Committee

The Investment Committee is responsible for monitoring investment performance and market conditions; and recommending changes to the Investment Policy Statement.

Committee Members

Carina Coleman - Chair
Thomas Battaglia
Carol Broad
George Kenney
Cliff Schireson