Mississippi Retired Public Employees' Association
Representing retired and active employees covered by PERS
  • MRPEA publishes spring 2016 issue of The GuardianApril 26, 2016

    The Mississippi Retired Public Employees’ Association (MRPEA) has published its spring 2016 issue of The Guardian. Catch up on current MRPEA-related news and events – as well as news related to the Public Employees’ Retirement System of Mississippi (PERS) – … Continue reading

  • PERS publishes spring 2016 newslettersApril 26, 2016

    The Public Employees’ Retirement System of Mississippi (PERS) has published its spring 2016 newsletters for employers, members, and retirees. All three newsletters are posted on the PERS website. Follow the links below to view each one. Employer Update Looking Forward (Members) … Continue reading

  • Childress reelected to PERS Board of TrusteesApril 20, 2016

    The Public Employees’ Retirement System of Mississippi (PERS) has announced that Dr. Edward Lee Childress, Corinth School District superintendent, has been reelected to the PERS Board of Trustees as representative for public school and community/junior college employees. According to a … Continue reading

  • PERS Building to be named in honor of the late Tim FordApril 19, 2016

    Mississippi Speaker of the House Philip Gunn proposed House Bill 114 this legislative session to pay tribute to the late Tim Ford, who served as speaker of the house from 1988 to 2004. Governor Phil Bryant signed the bill April … Continue reading

  • House Bill 899 Approved by the GovernorApril 12, 2016

    House Bill 899 was approved by Governor Bryant April 11, 2016, and makes numerous technical amendments to the laws governing the administration of the Public Employees’ Retirement System of Mississippi (PERS). Questions regarding this PERS-sponsored legislation should be directed to … Continue reading