Doug Rose - President
Douglas Rose is a Trustee of the San Diego County Employees Retirement Association, elected by the General Members. He is currently Chairman of the San Diego County Board, and entering his 9th year of service on the board.
In his “day job”, Doug is a Deputy District Attorney for the County of San Diego, serving in a variety of assignments for the past 20 years.
Yves Chery - Vice President
Yves Chery is a Deputy Probation Officer II with Los Angeles County Probation Department. His experience includes helping at-risk youths, along with nearly a quarter century of advocacy for working families as a labor leader. Mr. Chery currently chair's the Los Angeles County Employee Retirement Association Board (LACERA) and the Operations and Oversight Committee. Mr. Chery is a strong supporter of LACERA's Outreach Programs and Yves was instrumental in equipping Outreach Specialists at County worksite counseling seminars with LACERA's retirement calculators. Mr. Chery received a Bachelor of Arts Degree from California State University, Northridge (CSUN) and a Jurist Doctorate from Southern California Institute of Law.
Ray McCray - Past President
Ray McCray is a graduate of local schools in Tracy, Delta College in Stockton, Whittier College in Southern California and has completed certificate courses at Wharton Business School, Kellogg Business School and Hass Business School.
Ray McCray was appointed by the Tracy City Council to serve the remaining term of the City Treasurer in 1995 and continues in that role as their elected Treasurer. He is a member of the California Municipal Treasurers Association. Ray was appointed by the San Joaquin County Board of Supervisors to serve on the County Employees' Retirement Board, he has served as its Chairman and was elected President of the State Association of County Retirement Systems (SACRS). Mr. McCray is a Director of the Merchant Services Credit Bureau, a board member of the Community Foundation of San Joaquin and San Joaquin County Schools' Foundation Board. Mr. McCray owns a consulting business in Stockton where he works with The Hartford on Institutional Deferred Compensation Plans. Mr. McCray has a Series 6 securities license and life and disability license.
Mr. McCray is married to the former Ellen Boothroyd of Tracy, a second grade teacher at New Jerusalem School, a rural public school. They have two children. Mr. McCray is a member of the Methodist Church and the Tracy Golf and Country Club. Mr. McCray is a former Tracy City Councilman, Community Action Council President (anti-poverty agency), Chamber of Commerce Director and a 2nd District Agricultural Association board member. Prior to his current employment Mr. McCray spent 14 years in banking, three years as an aide to the San Joaquin County Board of Supervisors and several years as a legislative assistant at the State Capital.
John Kelly - Secretary
I have served your neighbors for years as President of The First Tee of Sacramento, Greater Trustee and National Representative for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, Rotarian and as a volunteer Fund Development Officer for Sacramento State University. In 1996 the Sacramento Board of Supervisors appointed me as trustee for the Sacramento County Employees Retirement System.
Tom Ford - Treasurer
Tom Ford returned to the Retirement Board in January 2012. He previously served on the Retirement Board from 1999-2006 as part of his official duties as the Sonoma County Treasurer/Tax Collector, and then from 2007-2008 as the Alternate Retired Member. Mr. Ford brings with him a long background of financial experience in commercial banking as well as over 25 years of service in the office of the County Treasurer.
Susan Marshall - Affiliate Chair