• Protecting Retiree Benefits
  • Supporting SRS Missions



Annual Meeting



Benefits Protection


CNTA & CAB Liaison

Congressional Liaison


Federal and Contractor Liaison

Finance ‑‑ Planning / Fundraising

Gas Cards

Note that the function, responsibility, and duties of the former Medical Interface Committee have been assumed by the SRS Resource Center (see below)

Member Communications



Public Affairs

Resource Center


Annual Meeting: Chairman,  Dick Frushour  

Members:  Andy Cwalina, Bernice DeLoach, Jennifer Garvin, Harvey Kinder, Ranny Saylor
Purpose: Plan and implement SRSRA annual meeting. Groom the next year’s Chair (Committee Vice-Chair) on a rolling basis.

Email the committee at annualmeeting@srsretirees.org

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Archives: Archivist,   Deb Shedrow

The Archivist maintains lists and hard copies of SRSRA documents for record and archival purposes. 

Email the committee at archives@srsretirees.org

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Audit: Chairman,   Bob Malstrom

Purpose: Audit 2 years of Treasurer Records. Verify income and outgo.

Email the committee at audit@srsretirees.org

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Benefits Protection: Chairman, John Plodinec

Members: Phil Croll, Andy Cwalina, Sid Curry, John Lindsay, John Veldman
Purpose: Develop and implement strategies to protect retiree health and pension benefits.

This committee combines the functions and responsibilities of the former Benefits Protection, Pension Protection, and Pension Adjustment Committees.

Email the committee at benefits@srsretirees.org

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Bylaws/Governance: Chairman, Harvey Kinder

Members: Bruce Cadotte, Gail Jernigan
Purpose: Review the Bylaws of the SRS Retiree Association each year, and develop proposals, if necessary, for revisions to the Bylaws.  Maintain an Operations Manual containing the Policies, Procedures, Forms deemed necessary by the Executive Committee for the effective and efficient conduct of business.

Bylaws were originally adopted at the organizational meeting on September 9, 1997. The bylaws meet both Federal Internal Revenue Service 501(c)(4) regulations for a nonprofit organization and South Carolina corporation codes.

The Operations Manual was initiated in 2014 to document certain policies of the SRSRA and to provide a consolidated location and consistent format for documenting those and any associated materials.

Email the committee at bylaws@srsretirees.org

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CNTA & CAB Liaison: Chairman, Jim Tisaranni


Email the committee at cntacablias@srsretirees.org

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Congressional Liaison: Chairman, Joe Ortaldo

Members: Kathy Grant, Bob Malstrom,   , Jim Tisaranni, Tom Varallo  
Purpose: Develop and maintain regular communications with SC and Georgia congressional delegations.

Email the committee at congressliaison@srsretirees.org

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Executive: Chair, Dave Fauth

Vice Chair: vacant
Secretary/Operations: Deb Shedrow
Treasurer: Phil Croll
Purpose: Develop and guide the implementation of the SRSRA Strategic Plan to
assess goals and determine future directions.

Email the committee at srsretirees@srsretirees.org

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Federal & Contractor Liaison: Chairman, Joe; Ortaldo  

Members: Dave Fauth, Deb Shedrow
Purpose: Develop and maintain regular communications with DOE-HQ, DOE-SR, SRS site contractors and retiree associations at other DOE sites.

Email the committee at fedcontrctrliais@srsretirees.org

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Finance ‑‑ Planning / Fundraising: Chairman, ; 


Email the committee at finance@srsretirees.org

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Gas Cards: Chairman, Bob Hottel


Email the committee at gascards@srsretirees.org

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Member Communications: Chairman, Bruce Cadotte

Members: Paula Brown, Kathy Grant, Gail Jernigan
Purpose: Development and distribution of SRSRA Newsletter, “broadcast” communications to membership and “entry point” into the organization of any member communications regarding benefits, etc.

Email the committee at newsletter@srsretirees.org

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Membership: Chairman, Bob Malstrom

Members:   , Dave Fauth, Bobbie Williams
Purpose: Maintain the membership database, process membership applications, develop and implement strategies to increase SRSRA membership and provide membership data to support SRSRA BOD initiatives.

Email the committee at membership@srsretirees.org

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Nomination: Chairman, Tom Varallo

Members: Bernice Deloach
Purpose: Recruit new BOD members while establishing the expectations of their participation on the BOD.

Email the committee at nomination@srsretirees.org

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Public Affairs: Chairman, John Lindsay

Members: Bruce Cadotte,   , Bernice DeLoach, Joe Ortaldo, David Zigelman
Purpose: Provide outreach to the local communities, the press and other stakeholders.

Email the committee at publicaffairscomm@srsretirees.org

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Resource Center: Chairman, David Zigelman

Members: Fred Cadek, Phil Croll, Bernice Deloach, Dave Fauth, Kathy Grant, Ron Malanowski, Jim Tisaranni
Purpose: Develop and sustain a resource center to assist retirees in obtaining their benefits..

Email the committee at resourcecenter@srsretirees.org

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Website: Webmaster, Paula Brown

Members: Gail Jernigan, Harvey Kinder
Purpose: Provide information about the association, health benefits, pensions, SRS missions, and general information of interest to SRS retirees.  The site will be frequently updated.

Please Bookmark, visit often, and email your suggestions to the Website Committee at website@srsretirees.org.

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Send e-mail to: Board of Directors

US Mail: SRS Retiree Association
P.O. Box 5686
Aiken, S.C. 29804

SRS Retiree Association, Inc.
Aiken SC

Revised: August 13, 2017

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