Aug 15, 2018 A quick list for TRS members of information relating to your retirement benefits and issues affecting the Retirement Systems of Alabama. TRS Board of Control Election Information Candidates Sought for Six TRS Board Positions: Candidates are now being sought for six Teachers’ Retirement System (TRS) Board of Control positions. The six positions (with incumbents name), Teacher Position No. 1 (Cathy McNeal), Teacher Position No. 2 (Ricky Whaley), Support Personnel Position No. 1 (Susan Lockridge), Retired Position No. 1 (Peggy Mobley), Postsecondary Position (Susan Williams Brown), and Higher Education Position No. 2 (Joseph Van Matre). These positions will be filled in statewide election that will take place this October. Elected members will begin their three-year term of service on July 1, 2019. Application Process: If you are eligible and interested in running for any of the above positions, nomination packets are available on our TRS election page or you may contact the Elections Coordinator at 334.517.7192 or 877.517.0020. The completed packet must be returned to the TRS office no later than 4:00 p.m., September 7, 2018. Read the August Advisor for important information, including the retirement article The Numbers You Need to Know. Labor Day is fast approaching! Start planning your getaway at one of RSA’s outstanding hotels. View all the latest discounts on the member discounts page. RSA-1 is a powerful tool to help you reach your retirement dreams!