The Mission Statement

It is the mission of the San Bernardino County Employees' Retirement Association (SBCERA) to provide the members and their beneficiaries with those retirement and related benefits and services which they have earned and which are commensurate with their years of service and compensation.

It is the responsibility of those charged with administration of SBCERA to:

  • effectively collect contributions to fund liabilities incurred;

  • diversify the investments of the system so as to minimize the risk of loss and to maximize the rate of return;

  • administer the benefits impartially, fairly and in accordance with the applicable law;

  • deliver service to the membership in an accurate, courteous, prompt, professional and cost-efficient manner;

  • appropriately set employer and member contributions in accordance with responsible funding practices; and

  • strategically plan for the future.