On Health Care:
On Financial Experience:
On Climate Change, a real risk to CalPERS investment performance that can’t be ignored:
Financial Management Experience
Priya Mathur: 16 years on the CalPERS Board and Investment Committee. Current Board President. Approved strategies that doubled pension assets to $360B.
Jason Perez: NONE. Testified at CalPERS on 8/16/17, "I don't pretend to know how to invest."
HEALTH CARE Management Experience
Priya Mathur: 16 years on the CalPERS Pension and Health Benefits Committee; 8 years as Committee Chair. Fought for and delivered quality and affordable health care AND increased access and benefits.
Jason Perez: NONE.
Priya Mathur: Bay Area Rapid Transit District (BART), Principle Financial Analyst - Infrastructure Investment Planning, 21 years. MBA - Haas School of Business, Berkeley.
Jason Perez: City of Corona, Police Sergeant, 22 years.
ENDORSED BY BOTH OWN LOCAL AND STATE-WIDE UNIONS?
Priya Mathur: YES. Endorsed by both AFSCME BART Local 3993 and AFSCME California.
Jason Perez: NO. Failed to earn the endorsement of PORAC, his own statewide union.