Staff

 

Charles E. Kostro
Executive Director

Chuck Kostro is the Executive Director of the Essex Regional Retirement System and is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the organization.  For a complete biography of Mr. Kostro please click here.  You can contact Chuck Kostro at (978) 739-9151, x105, or via email.

Anne M. Speicher
Director of Administration & Finance

Anne Speicher is the Director of Administration & Finance and is responsible for the accounting and financial management of the retirement system. She can be contacted for any finance or accounting questions. Anne is also responsible for the monthly pension payroll. Please contact Anne regarding any benefit payroll issues you may have, including direct deposit and health insurance deduction questions.  Anne's phone number is  (978) 739-9151, x103, or send email.

Traci Masterson
Membership Coordinator

Traci Masterson is the ERRS Membership Coordinator and is responsible for the management of member's annuity savings accounts. If you have a question about your membership eligibility or your annuity account, or if you would like to receive a refund or rollover your funds, please contact Traci. Her phone number is (978) 739-9151, x121, or she can be reached via email.

Scott Provensal
Retirement Counselor

Scott Provensal is one of ERRS' retirement counselors. Scott provides retirement counseling service to ERRS members and processes disability applications. Scott also handles the purchase of prior non-membership or refunded service by ERRS members. If you are interested in filing a retirement application, receiving a retirement estimate, or purchasing service, please do not hesitate to contact Scott. Scott's phone number is (978) 739-9151, x123, or send email

Katherine Carleton
Retirement Counselor

Kathy Carleton is one of ERRS' retirement counselors. Kathy provides retirement counseling service to ERRS members and processes disability applications. Kathy also handles the purchase of prior non-membership or refunded service by ERRS members. If you are interested in filing a retirement application, receiving a retirement estimate, or purchasing service, please do not hesitate to contact Kathy. Kathy's phone number is (978) 739-9151, x104, or send email.

Pamela J. Lynch
Administrative Assistant

Pam Lynch is the Administrative Assistant for ERRS. Pam provides general office administrative support services to the Board and staff of the retirement system. Pam is also responsible for depositing payments made to ERRS, for the enrollment of new members, and for greeting visitors to the retirement system offices. Pam's phone number is (978) 739-9151, extension 101 or she can be reached via email.