Structure and Organization

for IMRF Members, IMRF Employers, Public Officials, Media and General Public


With a team of approximately 220 dedicated people, IMRF staff members administer three benefit plans with two benefit tiers.

Working together, the IMRF staff and Board of Trustees have the responsibility to protect the Fund and, consequently, the retirement of thousands of members.

What We Do

In order to be the best-funded statewide pension plan in Illinois, IMRF recruits top-notch talent. Our essential positions include:

Customer Service



Member Services

Member Service Representatives are available at 1-800-ASK-IMRF (1-800-275-4673) from 7:30 AM to 5:30 PM Monday through Friday to answer members’ and employers’ questions

Field Services

Field Representatives provide information and assistance to members and employers by conducting member presentations, Authorized Agent workshops, compliance reviews, etc.

Office Services

Finance Department

Legal Department


Our Legal team provides legal advice to all IMRF departments, offers counsel to the Board, reviews investment contracts, defend and prosecute lawsuits.


Pursues IMRF’s efforts toward the passage of legislation favorable to IMRF; defeat unfavorable legislation.


Execute and monitor the procurement function for the Fund in compliance with established policies and procedures

Human Resources Department

Human Resources

Administers all human resources functions for IMRF


Creates and distributes public information about IMRF, develops documentation for staff, implements internal communications, maintains the IMRF intranet and website, conducts research of members and employers through surveys and focus groups, connects with users through online social media.

Information Services Department

Investment Department