Board of Retirement

What We Do:

The Marblehead Contributory Retirement System is one of 106 state retirement systems providing a defined benefit plan for public employees in Massachusetts.  The Marblehead system has over 900 retired and active members.  Members' contributions, combined with employer contributions, are invested by the Massachusetts Pension Reserve Investment Management Board (PRIM).

When We Meet:

The Board of Retirement meets once a month, unless additional meetings are needed.  The date, time and location of all meetings is posted.  View Directions to Mary Alley Municipal Building.


E-mail the Board Administrator.

Staff Contacts

Name Title
Linda A. Gifford Board Administrator

Board Members

Name Title
Robert F. Peck, Jr. Chairman & Member Appointee
Alison Nieto Ex-Officio Member
Charles Gessner Selectmen's Appointee
Paul E. Jalbert Elected
Chief Jason R. Gilliland Elected