Nathan G. Mains began his tenure as CEO of the Pennsylvania School Boards Association in September 2013. He is a trustee for the Pennsylvania Public School Employees Retirement System (PSERS), a public pension fund with nearly $50 billion in assets and the Pennsylvania School District Liquid Asset Fund (PSDLAF), a $5 billion fund created specifically to assist local education agencies and municipal entities in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania manage their investment needs. He is the Board Secretary/ Treasurer of both EdPAC, a statewide political action committee dedicated to promoting candidates that support public education, and the Pennsylvania Public Education Foundation, a statewide nonprofit that promotes excellence in public education. Mr. Mains is a member of the Board of Directors of C.M. Regent Insurance Company, one of the leading insurers of school property in the United States. Prior to joining PSBA, Mr. Mains served as the president and state director for Communities in Schools of Pennsylvania. The organization works within public school systems, determining student needs and establishing relationships with local businesses, social service agencies, health care providers, and parent and volunteer organizations to provide needed resources with the goal of lowering student drop-out rates.