News & Announcements


PERA receives awards for Financial Reporting & Administration

PERA received the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting and the Public Pension Coordinating Council Award for Administration

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PERA Announces Michael Shackelford as Chief Investment Officer

The Public Employees Retirement Association of New Mexico, a leading retirement system, announced that Michael Shackelford has been named as Chief Investment Officer of the nearly $17 billion Trust Fund.

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1 Tip to Financial Freedom

Join us as we provide you with one tip to financial freedom as an active PERA member so that you are financially secure in retirement!

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Donut Know What We'd Do Without You

In honor of National Donut Day, we will talk with current and past PERA leaders as they talk about the last 75 years of PERA's legacy...and eat donuts.

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Voya Unforeseen Emergency Withdrawal

If you have been financially affected by the recent wildfires burning in New Mexico and you are currently participating in the voluntary PERA SmartSave Deferred Compensation Plan, you may apply for an Unforeseen Emergency Withdrawal (UEW), due to President Biden’s Federal Disaster Declaration.

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Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham Shares 75th Anniversary Greeting

Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham shares a message with PERA members.

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PERA Celebrating 75 Years in 2022!

PERA will be celebrating its 75th Anniversary in 2022!

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PERA Selects New Executive Director

The New Mexico Public Employees Retirement Association (PERA) Board of Trustees voted (9-1) to select long-time serving Deputy Director, Greg Trujillo as PERA’s new Executive Director in today’s annual board meeting.

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PERA Employee Recognized as Top Public Pension Investment Director

PERA's Head of Alpha and Interim Deputy Chief Investment Officer, LeAnne Larrañaga-Ruffy​ was recently recognized by Trusted Insight as one of this year’s Top (20) Public Pension Investment Directors.

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New Mexico PERA is on Social Media

PERA now has a social media presence on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and YouTube.

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