FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
December 8, 2022
Yvonne Walker Claims Victory in Election for CalPERS Board of Administration Retired Member Position
Walker wins with 56.9% of the vote
Sacramento, CA – TODAY, following the election results released from CalPERS, newly elected Board of Administration Member Yvonne Walker issued the following statement.
“I am honored to have the trust, confidence and support of my fellow CalPERS retirees. I am ready to get to work to ensure all CalPERS retirees receive the secure retirement benefits they earned for years of hard work serving the people of California. I look forward to working with my fellow board members so that CalPERS continues to lead in showing how defined benefit pension systems can thrive.”
Yvonne Walker has served California and this nation for more than 35 years, working as SEIU Local 1000 President, retirement security advocate, state worker, and Marine Corps veteran.
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