Employees Retirement System Board


The Jackson County Employees Retirement System Board primary responsibility is general administration, management and proper operation of the Retirement 

Jackson County Board of Commissioner Appointed Positions:

Position Member/Appointee Term Expires
County Commissioner James E. Shotwell (Steve) 5/2022
County Commissioner Rodney Walz 5/2024
General Denise Owens 5/2023

Employee Elected Positions

Position Member/Appointee Term Expires
General - AFSCME Tracey Johnson 3/2021
General - COAM Nick Warner 5/2022
Non-union  Robert Griffis - JCDOT 5/2020

Public Member

Position Member/Appointee Term Expires
Public - Non-county employee Sharon Best 6/2020


Retirement System Staff - Board of Trustee Contact
Jessica Gerlach, Pension Coordinator