Henry Levy is the Chair of the Board of Retirement and the Chair
of the Audit Committee. He is the Vice-Chair of the Budget
and Governance Committees and is a member of the Actuarial,
By-Laws, CEO Evaluation, CEO Succession, Investment and
Henry C. Levy (Hank) is honored to join the ACERA Board as a
Trustee, based on his appointment to the positon of Alameda
County Treasurer-Tax Collector by the Board of Supervisors in
April, 2017. Hank is dedicated to his responsibility to all
County retirees and employees. In addition to his job as
tax collector and overseeing the County’s pool of investments,
Hank is also the plan administrator/fiduciary for the County’s
deferred compensation plan, which has over 5,000 participants and
$650 million of assets.
Elizabeth Rogers is the 1st Vice-Chair of the Board of Retirement
and the Chair of the Governance and Investment Committees. Ms.
Rogers is Vice-Chair of the Actuarial Committee. She is a
member of the Audit, By-Laws, CEO Evaluation, CEO Succession,
Investment and Retirees Committees.
Ms. Rogers is a Deputy Public Defender with the Alameda County
Public Defender’s Office.
Dale E. Amaral, a Commander in the Alameda County Sheriff’s
Office, was elected to the position of Safety Members
Representative on the ACERA Board of Retirement in January 2005.
Mr. Amaral is the Chair of the Board of Retirement’s Actuarial
and By-Laws Committees and the Vice-Chair of the Operations and
Retirees Committees. He is a member of the Audit, Budget,
CEO Succession and Investment Committees.
Ms. Basgal was first appointed by the Alameda County Board of
Supervisors to the ACERA Board of Retirement in 2003. She is the
Chair of the Board of Retirement’s Budget and Operations
Committees. She is a member of the Actuarial, CEO Succession,
Governance and Investment Committees.
Supervisor Keith Carson serves as a member of Alameda County
Board of Supervisors representing the Fifth District of Alameda
County on a platform dedicated to inclusive and accessible
government. The Fifth District include the cities of Albany,
Berkeley, Emeryville, Piedmont and large portions of Oakland,
namely the West Oakland, North Oakland, Rockridge, and Montclair
neighborhoods, and portions of the Dimond, Bella Vista, and San
Antonio districts. Supervisor Carson works to bring together
people who have a wealth of talent and creative resources to
address our shared problems within numerous areas, including
access to health care, ending poverty, crime, homelessness,
improving business retention, and addressing the scarcity of jobs
in our communities.
Liz Koppenhaver is Chair of the Board of Retirement’s Retirees
Committee. She is the Vice-Chair of the CEO Evaluation and
By-Laws Committees. She is a member of the Actuarial,
Budget, Governance and Investment Committees. In 1998, Ms.
Koppenhaver became the first woman to serve as Safety Trustee on
the Board of the Alameda County Employees’ Retirement Association
and one of the few female safety trustees in any of the ’37 Act
counties. She served in this capacity for seven years.
Darryl L. Walker, Sr. is serving his 5th three year term on
ACERA’s Board after being elected as its inaugural Alternate
Safety Board Trustee. In this capacity, Mr. Walker votes in the
absence of other elected members, participates on all committees,
and is a member of the Investment Committee. This ensures elected
member Board representation at all times. In May of 2008, Mr.
Walker was elected to the SACRS (State Association of California
Retirement Systems) Board of Directors where he was elected to
serve as Secretary and Vice-President. Mr. Walker currently
serves on the Advisory Council for NASP (National Association of
George Wood is the Board Chair of the Alameda County Employees’
Retirement Association (ACERA) and the Chair for the CEO
Evaluation and CEO Succession Committees. He is a member of the
Mr. Wood was born in Oakland, California in 1960, and grew up in
Orinda. He attended local public schools, and was active in
sports, playing soccer in both high school and part of college.