Executive Committee 2021–2022

The Executive Committee is the governing body of NCTR.


Jan Goodwin, President
Executive Director
New Hampshire Retirement System

Janis Elliott, President-Elect
Nebraska PERS

Erika Glaster, Secretary/Treasurer
Executive Director
Massachusetts TRS

Debbie Simonds, Immediate Past President
Board Chair
Georgia TRS


Ron Baker
Executive Director
Colorado PERA
Term expires October 2023

Ken Haines
Maryland SRPS
Term expires October 2022

David Keefe
New York STRS
Term expires October 2023


Tina Leiss
Executive Director
Nevada PERS
Term expires October 2024

Thomas Williams
Executive Director
Hawaii ERS
Term expires October 2024

Karen Yamamoto
Board Member
Term expires October 2024


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