Aimee Rives was named the NPEA Administrator at the 2016 annual conference in Newport Beach, CA. She has been a member of the NPEA since 1996, and served on the NPEA Board of Directors having held all offices on the board including president, treasurer and secretary.
Aimee retired from the Kentucky Retirement Systems on September 1, 2016, after more than 23 years of experience developing member education and employer programs.
The Kentucky Retirement Systems is responsible for the investment of funds and administration of benefits for over 355,000 state and local government employees in the Commonwealth of Kentucky. These employees include state employees, state police officers, and city and county employees, as well as non-teaching staff of local school boards and regional universities.
Aimee first joined KRS in December 1992 as a retirement counselor eventually becoming the educational services coordinator for member and employer programs. She moved to Massachusetts in January 2000 to join the Massachusetts Teachers' Retirement System and served as the educational services coordinator from February 2000 through May 2002. She returned to Kentucky in January 2003 and resumed her former position with Kentucky Retirement Systems, as well as working full-time on KRS' technology project as the external training lead.