WEST SACRAMENTO, Calif. – CalSTRS voted its 11.6 million shares against long-tenured board members John D. Baker II, John S. Chen, Lloyd H. Dean, Enrique Hernandez, Jr., Donald M. James, Cynthia H. Milligan, Federico F. Peña, Stephen W. Sanger, and Susan G. Swenson. These board members failed in their duty to shareholders to identify the weaknesses in the company’s risk and oversight mechanisms.
WEST SACRAMENTO, Calif. – The California State Teachers’ Retirement System today announced that Governor Brown has appointed Karen Yamamoto to the California State Teachers’ Retirement Board. The board oversees the retirement benefits for California’s prekindergarten–12 and community college educators covered under the California State Teachers’ Retirement System (CalSTRS).
A sustainable employee culture is an engaged culture. At CalSTRS, we ask our employees to consider the long-term effect their business decisions have on our environment, our membership and our community.
We believe sustainable actions should take place at every level of the organization for the long-term benefit of our members. CalSTRS values our employees as active partners in our sustainable efforts.
To ensure the strength and increased engagement of our workforce, we have developed supporting programs such as health and wellness, onboarding, employee recognition and workforce planning. CalSTRS employees also participate in our sustainable initiatives through internal programs designed to identify and improve environmental standards such as recycling and waste diversion, energy use reduction, and other conservation efforts.
CalSTRS employees also support our local communities through volunteering opportunities, local business exchanges, charitable organizations and other activities.
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.