WEST SACRAMENTO, Calif. – The California State Teachers’ Retirement System is celebrating the appointment of its Chief Operating Investment Officer, Debra Smith, to the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board’s Standing Advisory Group. Ms. Smith will represent the investors’ perspective and voice in the advisory group. Her three-year term runs through the end of 2019.
CalSTRS addresses environmental challenges at every level of our organization beginning with our building standards.
Our West Sacramento headquarters maintains a LEED® Platinum certification. Our member service centers are also LEED certified facilities. Energy efficient building features and operational programs, such as employee-based environmental programs, help us strengthen our communities and advance environmental responsibility.
CalSTRS employees contribute to energy efficiency and greenhouse gas emission reduction efforts through a series of energy-saving practices that are actively monitored.
Our environmental practices and policies, such as our recycling program, are designed to conserve natural resources, reduce negative environmental impacts and promote awareness of these issues. Assessment of our impact on the environment further helps us to prioritize business practices that support stewardship and preservation within our facilities.
Electronic privacy is crucial for the ongoing success of the Internet as a convenient means to provide customer service. Your personal information will be used only to conduct CalSTRS-related business.
The California State Teachers’ Retirement System website has been developed in compliance with California Government Code §11135, which requires that all electronic and information technology developed or purchased by the State of California is accessible to people with disabilities. There are various types of physical disabilities that impact user interaction on the web. Vision loss, hearing loss, limited manual dexterity, and cognitive disabilities are examples, with each having different means by which to access electronic information effectively.