Members interested in seeking a position on Colorado PERA’s Board of Trustees can now request a candidacy packet. Packets are available through February 28, 2018, by sending an email to or by writing to:

Colorado PERA
Internal Audit Division
1301 Pennsylvania Street
Denver, CO  80203-5011

In your request, be sure to include your name, PERA Division of membership, mailing address, daytime telephone number, and signature. State Division members must also indicate whether they are a participant in the PERA Defined Benefit or Defined Contribution Plan. 

PERA will hold elections for the seats currently held by Guillermo Barriga from the School Division, higher education representative Carolyn Jonas-Morrison in the State Division, and Robert Lamb in the Local Government Division. To be placed on the ballot, a candidate must fulfill the requirements explained in the candidacy packet and will be subject to a background check.