Annual Meeting: Chair, Dick Frushour

Members: Andy Cwalina, Bernice DeLoach, Jennifer Garvin, Harvey Kinder, Ranny Saylor
Purpose: Plan and implement SRSRA annual meeting. Groom the next year’s Chair (Committee Vice-Chair) on a rolling basis.

Archives: Archivist, Deb Shedrow

The Archivist maintains lists and hard copies of SRSRA documents for record and archival purposes.

Audit: Chairman, Bob Malstrom

Purpose: Audit 2 years of Treasurer Records. Verify income and outgo.

Benefits Protection: Chair, John Plodinec

Members: Sid Curry, Phil Croll, Andy Cwalina, John Lindsay, David Zigelman, and David Fauth
Purpose: Develop and implement strategies to protect retiree health and pension benefits.

This committee combines the functions and responsibilities of the former Benefits Protection, Pension Protection, and Pension Adjustment Committees.

Bylaws/Governance: Chair, Harvey Kinder

Members: Bruce Cadotte, Gail Jernigan
Purpose: Review the Bylaws of the SRS Retiree Association each year, and develop proposals, if necessary, for revisions to the Bylaws. Maintain an Operations Manual containing the Policies, Procedures, Forms deemed necessary by the Executive Committee for the effective and efficient conduct of business.

Bylaws were originally adopted at the organizational meeting on September 9, 1997. The bylaws meet both Federal Internal Revenue Service 501(c)(4) regulations for a nonprofit organization and South Carolina corporation codes.

The Operations Manual was initiated in 2014 to document certain policies of the SRSRA and to provide a consolidated location and consistent format for documenting those and any associated materials.

CNTA & CAB Liaison: Chair, Jim Tisaranni


Congressional Liaison: Chair, Joe Ortaldo

Members: Kathy Grant, Bob Malstrom, , Jim Tisaranni, Tom Varallo
Purpose: Develop and maintain regular communications with SC and Georgia congressional delegations.

Executive: Chair, Dave Fauth

Vice Chair: vacant
Secretary/Operations: Deb Shedrow
Treasurer: Phil Croll

Purpose: Develop and guide the implementation of the SRSRA Strategic Plan to
assess goals and determine future directions.

Federal & Contractor Liaison: Chair, Joe Ortaldo

Members: Dave Fauth, Deb Shedrow, Phil Croll
Purpose: Develop and maintain regular communications with DOE-HQ, DOE-SR, SRS site contractors and retiree associations at other DOE sites.

Gas Cards: Chair, Bob Hottel


Newsletter Editor: Chair, Frank Campbell

Members: Paula Brown, Kathy Grant, Gail Jernigan
Purpose: Development and distribution of SRSRA Newsletter, “broadcast” communications to membership and “entry point” into the organization of any member communications regarding benefits, etc.

Membership: Chair, Bob Malstrom

Members: Dave Fauth, Bobbie Williams
Purpose: Maintain the membership database, process membership applications, develop and implement strategies to increase SRSRA membership and provide membership data to support SRSRA BOD initiatives.

Nomination: Chair, Mike Rucker

Members: Bernice Deloach
Purpose: Recruit new BOD members while establishing the expectations of their participation on the BOD.

Public Affairs: Chair, John Lindsay

Members: Bruce Cadotte, , Bernice DeLoach, Joe Ortaldo, David Zigelman
Purpose: Provide outreach to the local communities, the press and other stakeholders.

Resource Center: Chair, David Zigelman

Members: Fred Cadek, Phil Croll, Bernice Deloach, Dave Fauth, Kathy Grant, Ron Malanowski, Jim Tisaranni
Purpose: Develop and sustain a resource center to assist retirees in obtaining their benefits..

Website: Webmaster, Rhonda Whitley

Members: Deb Shedrow, Harvey Kinder, Rhonda Whitley
Purpose: Provide information about the association, health benefits, pensions, SRS missions, and general information of interest to SRS retirees. The site will be frequently updated.