Washington State Superior Court Judges’ Association

Pension and Benefits Committee

Our Pension and Benefits Committee is charged with:

  • Review legislative changes to the judicial and public employees retirement systems;
  • Make recommendations on proposed legislative changes to the Legislative Committee and the Board of Trustees;
  • Consider proposals for the improvement of judicial retirement and benefits;
  • Liaison with entities of the state of Washington and the federal government that develop policy or proposals concerning pensions and benefits;
  • And submit written reports for the Association business meetings.

Committee Chair


Committee Members

Judge Leonard Costello, Ret.
Judge Michael Heavey, Ret.
Judge Millie M. Judge
Judge Nicole A.G. Phelps

Legislative Representatives:
Tom McBride
Intisar Surer

AOC Contact

Shelley Ireland
Admin. Office of the Courts
PO Box 41170, Olympia, WA 98504-1170