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Human Resources

Benefits Office

The Benefits Office is responsible for providing high-quality administrative services of the District's fringe benefit programs including the following plans: health, dental, vision, life, workers compensation, short and long term disability. The Benefits Office works in close cooperation with insurance plan representatives to ensure effective service delivery for our eligible active and retired employees.

Reporting, monitoring and tracking of Workers' Compensation claims and employee leave programs (vacation, sick, extended sick, personal necessity, bereavement, FMLA and Catastrophic leave plans) is also handled in the Benefits Office.

We strive to keep District staff informed with up-to-date benefits and leave information by providing ease of access to resources, documents and online forms.

If you need to contact a Human Resources Benefits employee, please call or email with your question or request for information to the Benefits staff Benefits Office Email Box

Lori Smith ( (209) 575-6024


Midory Cruz (209) 575-6964.