The Illinois State University Annuitants Association (ISUAA) Annual Dinner Meeting and election of officers for the coming year will be held from 5:30–7:30 p.m. June 19, at the Alumni Center, 1101 N. Main St., Normal.

The featured speaker will be Illinois State’s Vice-President for University Advancement Pat Vickerman, who will give an update on the $150 million Redbirds Rising: The Campaign for Illinois State, as well as answer questions. Election of ISUAA officers for 2019-2021 will also be held.

Reservation forms are due by June 9 and may be accessed via the newsletter link on the front page of the website. Consider inviting a friend to join you at the dinner. All are welcome, especially those who are employed at or have retired from ISU. For any questions, email ISUAA President Gail Lamb at

All current employees and retirees who are not yet members should consider joining ISUAA—which will also make them a member of SUAA (State Universities Annuitants Association). SUAA is the only organization in the state actively working to protect the pension system and health care benefits for all of us who contribute to SURS. Additional benefits of membership include: receiving email briefings affecting members from SUAA and ISUAA; quarterly ISUAA chapter newsletters; quarterly chapter meetings with programs; chapter membership directory; educational programs; and survivor advocacy.