Skip to main content

The Teachers’ Retirement System Board of Trustees is accepting applications for the position of Executive Director. For more information on this position including how to apply, click here.


We are pleased to announce that our office has moved to a new location. Our new address is: 301 NW 63rd Street, Suite 500 Oklahoma City, OK 73116-7921


Important Notice Regarding Covid-19 - To ensure the safety and protection of our members, as well as our staff, the Teachers’ Retirement System of Oklahoma is suspending all in-house appointments and consultations at this time. This is effective March 17, 2020 until further notice. The Drop Box for submitting documents located on the west side of the Will Rogers Building by the State Capitol building is no longer for TRS use. Please mail documents, or for urgent situations, you can drop off documents at the TRS office. Please note we are still not open for in-person meetings.

Executive Director:

The Teachers’ Retirement System of Oklahoma (TRS), was established in 1943 for the purpose of providing retirement allowances and other specified benefits for qualified persons employed by state-supported educational institutions, is seeking an Executive Director (ED). TRS administers a cost-sharing multiple-employer pension plan which is a defined benefit pension plan (DB Plan) and a cost-sharing multiple-employer plan providing post-employment benefits (OPEB plan). The combined plans’ assets are approximately $20.2B and serve over 184,026 members, both active and inactive.

The ED reports to a 15-member Board and is the CEO for the agency and responsible for the overall administration of TRS.  The ED will oversee a present staff of 38 through 4 direct reports, along with an operating budget of $9.5M. This role is located in Oklahoma City, OK.

To learn more about the Responsibilities and Preferred Qualifications please view the Position Specifications.

TRS has retained EFL Associates for this significant search. To apply please send your resume to Lauren McElderry at

Last Modified on May 05, 2021
Back to Top