Kenneth B. Haines
Trustee since August 1, 2019


Term: August 1, 2019—July 31, 2023

  • Chair, Administrative Committee
  • Member, Audit Committee

Kenneth B. Haines was elected to the Board of Trustees by active and retired members of the Teachers’ Retirement and Pension System of Maryland in 2019. He previously served two terms on the Board representing active educators. He was Vice Chairman of the Corporate Governance Committee and member of both the Administrative and Investment Committees.

Retired since 2016, Mr. Haines is a past president of the Prince George’s County Educators’ Association (PGCEA). Between 2011 and 2015, he concurrently served on the Teacher Advisory Council at the Gates Foundation. He was a longtime participant in the Teacher Union Reform Network. From 1998 through 2015 he was a member of the PGCEA negotiations team and was charged with analysis of the cost implications of salary proposals and benefits packages totaling $700-$800 million dollars for more than 9,000 educators.