CORONAVIRUS NEWS: The TRSL building closed to the public. This will not impact the payment of monthly TRSL benefits or DROP withdrawals. If you have questions about federal economic stimulus payments, please visit the IRS website
TRSL Board Call for Candidates - Districts 5 & 6
Qualifying underway

Elections will be held this year for the District 5 and District 6 seats on the TRSL Board of Trustees. If you are interested in representing your fellow active members, click the links below for eligibility requirements and instructions on how to qualify. The deadline to qualify is 4:30 p.m., Thursday, April 30. 
  • District 5: Eligibility requirements - includes actively working members in Caldwell, Catahoula, Concordia, East Carroll, East Feliciana, Franklin, Jackson, Livingston, Madison, Morehouse, Ouachita, Richland, St. Helena, Tangipahoa, Tensas, Union, West Carroll, and West Feliciana parishes
  • District 6: Eligibility requirements - includes actively working members in Allen, Avoyelles, Beauregard, Evangeline, Grant, Jefferson Davis, LaSalle, Pointe Coupee, Rapides, St. Landry, St. Martin, Vernon, West Baton Rouge, and Winn parishes
Questions about qualifying as a candidate? Contact Lisa Honoré, (225) 925-6109.

NOTE: Retirees, superintendents, employees of colleges and universities, and members paid with school food lunch funds are not eligible for this position. These groups each have their own representatives on the TRSL Board. Participants of the Optional Retirement Plan (ORP) are not members of the TRSL regular retirement plan, and therefore are ineligible to run or vote in TRSL Board elections.
Elections by year

TRSL holds elections each year to fill the seats of trustees whose terms are expiring. Elected board members serve four-year terms.
  • 2020 (For terms expiring 12/31/20): District 5 and District 6
  • 2021 (For terms expiring 12/31/21): Retirees and School Food Service
  • 2022 (For terms expiring 12/31/22): Colleges & Universities, District 1, District 7, Retirees, and Superintendents
  • 2023 (For terms expiring 12/31/23): District 2, District 3, and and District 4

Need more information?

  Election Policy
  2020 Election Schedule - District 5 & District 6 
Back to Top of Page