TMHRS Highlights from the June 24 Board Meeting

The TMRS Board met on Thursday, June 24th in Austin and this meeting was open to the public at the TMRS building.  I was able to attend in person.  The majority of the TMRS Board Members were present at the meeting while one Member participated via Zoom.   TMRS Executive Director David Wescoe gave a … Read more

TMRS Highlights from the May 27 Board Meeting

The TMRS Board met on Thursday, May 27, in Austin, and this meeting was open to the public at the TMRS building.  I was able to attend in person.  Some of the  members were present at the meeting while others participated via Zoom. TMRS Executive Director David Wescoe gave a report on some internal happenings, … Read more

TMRS Highlights from the March 25 Board Meeting

The TMRS Board met on Thursday, March 25, in Austin. This meeting was open to the public at the TMRS building.  I was able to attend in person.  Some of the TMRS Board members were present at the meeting, while other members participated via Zoom. TMRS Executive Director David Wescoe reported on some internal happenings, … Read more

Nomination Committee

The following members have been appointed to 2021-2022 GFOAT Nominating Committee: Chair: Sandy Mattick, Director of Finance, City of Boerne Todd Simoneaux, Chief Financial Officer, City of Beaumont John Zagurski, Finance Director, Town of Northlake Blu Kostelich, Chief Financial Officer, City of Lubbock Terrence Beaman, Chief Financial Officer, Town of Bellaire

TMRS Highlights from the December 3rd Board Meeting

By: Casey Srader, TMRS Advisory Board Representative The TMRS Board met on Thursday, December 3, at the TMRS building in Austin and was open to the public.  I was able to attend in person.  Some of the TMRS Board members were present at the meeting, while others participated via Zoom. TMRS Executive Director David Wescoe … Read more

TMRS Advisory Committee on Benefit Design September 16

The TMRS Advisory Committee on Benefit Design Meeting finally took place via Zoom on Wednesday, September 16. To refresh everyone: The Advisory Committee on Benefit Design is comprised of the following members and representing organizations: Paul Parker, Retiree (Individual Class Representative) Barry Sullivan, City Manager, City of Gainesville (Individual Class Representative) Julie Masters, Mayor, City … Read more

Texas State Infrastructure Bank

The Texas State Infrastructure Bank (SIB) is a low-cost revolving loan program within TxDOT that offers financial assistance in the form of at or below market rate loans to public or private entities authorized to construct, maintain or finance an eligible public highway project. Eligible projects must be eligible for assistance under existing federal highway … Read more

TMRS Highlights from June 25-26 Board Meeting

By Casey Srader, TMRS Advisory Board Representative The TMRS Board met June 25-26. Due to the coronavirus, Thursday’s meeting was closed to the public but made available via webcast; Friday’s meeting was executive session only. The purpose of Friday’s meeting was to conduct executive director interviews to replace David Gavia, who retired. The TMRS Board … Read more