General Employees Retirement System Board of Trustees

Boards and Commissions

Effective April 1, 2021, the General Employees' Retirement System (GERS) is replaced by the City of Pontiac Reestablished General Employees Retirement System.
Click here to view the Certified Ordinance establishing the new system
Many retirees and their families have been asking questions about the new City of Pontiac VEBA.
Click here to download the VEBA Most Frequently Asked Questions

Purpose: The Board of Trustees is vested with the general administration, management and responsibility for the proper operation of the retirement system and for making effective the provisions of the City of Pontiac Retirement System Ordinance.

Membership: There are eleven (11) members; the Mayor; a member of the City Council; Finance Director of the City; one PGH-Member Trustee; one Retiree-Trustee; three citizens appointed by the City Council who are electors and freeholders of the city and who are not eligible to receive benefits, referred to as Citizen Trustees; three (3) members of the retirement system, one active employee and two members who may be either active, retired or deferred.

Meeting Times: 10:00 a.m. at the Retirement Office, 2201 Auburn Rd.  Suite B, Auburn Hills, MI  48326.  Go to for the current meeting calendar.

A Special Meeting of the City of Pontiac VEBA Trust Will Be Held Virtually on Zoom on Friday, May 13, 2021 at 9:00 a.m.
Click here for the  official meeting notice including a link to the meeting
Click here to download the agenda
The City of Pontiac VEBA Trust is seeking proposals for the following (click to view):
Visit the new GERS website at
Visit this site to get up to date information
about the system including minutes, reports,
forms, ordinances, policies and requests for proposals
General Employees Retirement Board Minutes 
Click here to download minutes (2009 to 2014)
Click here to download minutes (2015 to present)
Term: Four (4) year or until successor is appointed or elected and deemed qualified.

Members: Please go to for the current list of board members