Department of Human Resources
Benefits & Compensation
160 S. Hollywood
Memphis, TN 38112

Barnes Building Room #108
Monday-Friday 8 am - 5 pm

Telephone: 901-416-5344
Fax: 901-416-6463
Email: [email protected]

Kendra Preston
[email protected]
(Last name A-K)

Michael Boone
[email protected]
(Last name L-Z)

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Where Do I Begin?

Things to Do

Please submit your retirement application 60 to 90 days prior to your retirement date. The following is recommended before submitting your retirement application.

  • Official notification of retirement must be submitted through the SCS Portal. To access click here
  • Following the online retirement submission, completed Benefits paperwork ………
  • Contact TCRS to ensure that you meet the qualifications for retirement by calling 1-800-770-8277 or 1-800-922-7772
  • Access your Tennessee Consolidated Retirement system account
  • Request an estimate of your TCRS benefits by contacting TCRS at 1-800-922-7772 or email TCRS at [email protected]
  • Obtain an estimate of your social security benefits, if applicable, by calling 1-800-772-1213.
  • Obtain Medicare A&B if over 65 or medicare eligible

Retirement Packet - Forms to Complete

You must turn in all forms for processing of your retirement (do not fax):

Please also provide the following with your retirement paperwork:

  • Copy of your driver’s license or photo ID
  • Copy of beneficiary driver’s license or photo ID (if survivor option)
  • Copy of Medicare card (if applicable) for retiree and dependent(s)
  • Voided check (if checking account) or savings information

Submitting Retirement Paperwork

  • Official notification of retirement must be submitted through the SCS Employee Portal. To access click the Documents/Links tab in the Employee Portal.
  • Following the online retirement submission, completed retirement paperwork must be submitted 5-7 business days to the following: Benefits Department, Barnes Building, Rm. 108
    160 S. Hollywood St.
    Memphis, TN 38112
  • Official retirement application must be submitted online


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