Executive Committee 2020–2021

The Executive Committee is the governing body of NCTR.


Debbie Simonds, President
Board Chair
Georgia TRS

Jan Goodwin, President-Elect
Executive Director
New Hampshire Retirement System

Janis Elliott, Secretary/Treasurer
Nebraska PERS

Brian K. Guthrie, Immediate Past President
Executive Director
Texas TRS


Ron Baker
Executive Director
Colorado PERA
Term expires October 2023

Susan Brown
Alabama Retirement Systems
Term expires October 2021

Erika M. Glaster
Executive Director
Massachusetts TRS
Term expires October 2023

Glen Grell
Executive Director
Pennsylvania PSERS
Term expires October 2021

Ken Haines
Maryland State Retirement and Pension System
Term expires October 2022

David Keefe
New York STRS
Term expires October 2023

Corporate Advisory Committee & Members

NCTR recognizes the significant value of its Associate Member organizations helping to sustain many of its core activities through payment of annual dues and sponsorship of many NCTR events. It is further recognized that there should be a vehicle for Associate Member organizations to provide advice and counsel to NCTR’s governance process. The Corporate Advisory Committee was established to facilitate attainment of this objective.

Standing & Special Committees

The Constitution of NCTR provides for Standing and Special Committees.

Standing Committees