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625-B Kings Court, Ukiah, CA 95482 • Tel: (707) 463-4328 • Fax: (707) 467-6472

Notice of Office Closure Until Further Notice

Our office will be closed to the public beginning Thursday March 19, 2020 until further notice due to the Shelter-in-Place Order issued in response to the threat of COVID-19 by County Health Officer Dr. Doohan. 

Anyone wishing to contact retirement office staff can do so by emailing or by calling 463-4328.  Phone and email messages will be responded to as soon as possible.

The Mendocino County Employees Retirement Association (MCERA) administers defined retirement plan benefits for Mendocino County, Mendocino County Superior Courts, and the Russian River Cemetery District pursuant to the County Employees Retirement Law Act of 1937 (CERL).  MCERA is governed by a Board of Retirement and is a separate agency from the County of Mendocino.  MCERA is committed to working for our active and retired members.

Notice of Recruitment for Executive Director

The Mendocino County Employees Retirement Association is currently seeking an Executive Director.  Apply on-line at by March 6, 2020.  For questions and inquiries, please contact: Cindy Krebs at (562) 901-0769 or

Our Vision Statement

MCERA is a trusted, financially stable contributor to a strong Mendocino County economy.

Our Mission Statement

We collect, protect and grow assets to provide a secure retirement income for our members.

Our Guiding Principles

  • We exist to serve our clients, sponsors and the taxpayers of Mendocino County. 
  • We act with integrity and respect for all. 
  • We think strategically and are continuously improving. 
  • We recognize people are our most valuable resource and our culture empowers staff.

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