Frederick Joins NHRS Board

Oct 11, 2022
  • Board of Trustees

For Immediate Release: October 11, 2022

CONCORD, NH – Jon Frederick was recently appointed to the New Hampshire Retirement System (NHRS, the retirement system) Board of Trustees as an employer member representing the NH Municipal Association.

Frederick currently serves as the town manager in Jaffrey. He has a Master’s in Public Administration and previously served as the Director of Parking and Transportation for the City of Portsmouth and as the town manager for three different towns in Maine.

Frederick served in the United States Coast Guard for 20 years, retiring in 2006. He is the current president-elect of the Jaffrey-Rindge Rotary Club. He lives in Jaffrey.

NHRS is administered by a 13-member Board of Trustees that includes one employee member, one teacher member, one firefighter member, one police officer member, four employer representatives (one each representing the state, counties, schools, and municipalities), four public members, and the State Treasurer. All trustees – with the exception of the State Treasurer, who serves ex officio – are nominated by the Governor for three-year terms and must be confirmed by a vote of the Executive Council.

Frederick, whose term runs through September 2025, replaced former Laconia Town Manager Scott Meyers, whose term expired.

All Trustees must have familiarity with or experience in finance or business management. A full list of Trustees is available at:

About NHRS

NHRS provides retirement, disability, and death benefits to its eligible members and their beneficiaries.  The State of New Hampshire and nearly 470 local government employers participate in NHRS for their employees, teachers, firefighters, and police officers.  NHRS has approximately 48,500 active members and 41,000 benefit recipients. NHRS administers a defined benefit plan qualified as a tax-exempt entity under sections 401(a) and 501(a) of the Internal Revenue Code.

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