Leadership Team

    Mark Hovey

    Mark Hovey

    Chief Executive Officer

    Mark Hovey is the Chief Executive Officer of the San Diego City Employees’ Retirement System (SDCERS), directing the operational and investment activities of the $7 billion enterprise that serves more than 20,800 members. Hovey is also President of the California Association of Public Retirement Systems (CALAPRS) Board, and a trustee of the City of San Diego Defined Contribution Board. He is a member of the Corporate Directors Forum and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. Hovey served as SDCERS’ Chief Financial Officer from 2007-2009. Prior to joining SDCERS, Hovey served as the Chief Financial Officer for WIS International, based in San Diego. Earlier positions include service with Hasbro, General Mills and Ernst & Young. In 2015, Hovey earned the government agency Most Admired CEO award from San Diego Business Journal, who recognized those having guided their organizations to great success and for having shaped the community around them. He has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Business Administration with an emphasis in Accounting from Concordia College in Moorhead, Minnesota.

  • David Bond

    David Bond

    Chief Information Officer

  • Liza Crisafi

    Liza Crisafi

    Chief Investment Officer

  • Ted LaSalvia

    Ted LaSalvia


  • Lee Parravano

    Lee Parravano

    Internal Auditor

  • Cynthia Queen

    Cynthia Queen

    Director of Member Services

  • Marcelle Rossman

    Marcelle Rossman

    Chief Benefits Officer

  • Lourdes Silva

    Lourdes Silva

    Human Resources Manager

  • Johnny Tran

    Johnny Tran

    General Counsel

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