2020 News Releases

2020 news releases

News release Thomas Lawrence

Teachers’ Retirement Board welcomes new member
Bradford previously served as chair of the CTA Retirement Committee.

Denise Bradford

WEST SACRAMENTO, Calif. (January 28, 2020) — Denise Bradford, a longtime elementary school teacher from the Saddleback Valley Unified School District in Orange County, has begun serving a four-year term on the Teachers’ Retirement Board as one of three elected members on the 12-member board.

Bradford, who is representing current educators, starts her work on the board with this week’s meeting, which will be held from January 30–31. Her term extends through calendar year 2023.

News release Vanessa Garcia

CalSTRS advances global stewardship and long-term sustainability
Sixth annual sustainability report highlights improvements in funding, expanded member outreach and low-carbon transition preparedness.

WEST SACRAMENTO, Calif. (January 23, 2020) – The California State Teachers’ Retirement System today released its 2018–19 Sustainability Report. The report meets the guidelines established by the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI), the first and most widely adopted standards for sustainability reporting.