On October 1, 2021, a General Trustee position on the Board of Retirement of the Santa Barbara County Employees’ Retirement System became vacant. In accordance with the Board of Retirement elections policy, a special election will be held Wednesday, December 8, 2021 – Monday, January 10, 2022 to select a General Member to fill the vacancy of the 2nd Member of the Board of Retirement. The successful candidate will serve the remaining term of the 2nd General Member beginning January 26, 2022 and ending December 31, 2022.
General member candidates must be an Active Member of the Retirement System and may not be a Safety or Retired member. All candidates must submit a Petition of Nomination/Declaration of Candidacy.
The petition shall include the nominee’s name, certification of willingness to serve and the nomination by at least 15 but not more than 25 members of the nominee’s membership classification on a nominating petition. Nominations may be submitted with wet or electronic signatures of nominating members. The petitions and ballot statements must be returned to any SBCERS office no later than 5:00 p.m. on Monday, November 1, 2021.
Petitions are available online at www.sbcers.org/board-elections/.