The biggest U.S. public pension fund California Public Employees’ Retirement System (CalPERS), has selected Mary Ann Burford as principal adviser to board president Rob Feckner. Burford will be responsible for making policy assessments and recommendations on pension, health care and investment issues for the $225 billion system.
Burford will also be the board president’s liaison to stakeholder groups and will handle assessment of inter-state and foreign travel invites to board members. She joined CalPERS in 1992 and was most recently a manager in the CalPERS Customer Service Outreach Division (CSOD) where she played an important role in formulating its mission and vision.
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