Board Election

Each May, Colorado PERA holds an election for its Board of Trustees. If you are considering running for a seat on PERA's Board, review the information below.

Review a list of current Trustees and their term expiration dates.

2018 Board Election Calendar

January 2—Candidacy packets available
February 28—Last day candidacy packets available
March 1—Deadline for returning petitions and biographical sketch*
March 13—Candidate should receive letter of petition validation from PERA
March 14—Deadline for a candidate to withdraw*
March 16—Board waives election of any uncontested positions
March 16—Candidate list available from PERA (after March Board meeting)
March 16—Candidate should receive his/her edited biographical sketch from PERA
March 26—Deadline for candidates to return edited biographical sketch and additional candidate information for posting on PERA website*
May 1—Additional candidate information posted on PERA website
May 1–7—Ballots mailed
May 23—Deadline for requesting a duplicate or special ballot*
May 31—Deadline for ballots to be postmarked; Internet and phone voting closes at midnight (Mountain time)
Mid June—Winning candidates will receive notification of preliminary election results
June 22—Presentation of certified election results to Board for approval and notification to all candidates of certified results after Board approval
July 2—Deadline for ballot recount requests*

* Date information/materials must be received by PERA.

Serving as a PERA Trustee

Serving as a PERA Trustee