Our Mission


The objectives of RPEA are to educate retired and retiring public employees about their retirement benefits and to support the aims and objectives of the Alaska Public Employees Association/American Federation of Teachers by:

  • supporting programs that will advance the best interest of retired public employees;
  • staying informed of current issues which impact the welfare of retired public employees such as reduction of medical benefits, pensions, social security, and taxes;
  • keeping members informed of these issues;
  • obtaining input from members about their concerns;
  • and maintaining regular communication between RPEA and appropriate agencies and boards.