Benefits Department

2017 Dependent Eligibility Audit Info

The Sweetwater Union High School District’s third party administrator VEBA is performing a dependent eligibility audit through May 15, 2017 .  A letter was sent to your home address with this information including where to e-mail or take your documents should you have missed the site visits.

As a reminder, VEBA has performed audits every three years.  Effective this year VEBA has informed us that if our eligibility discrepancy falls below 3%, we will not have an audit for 5 years, if we have a greater than 3% discrepancies then the audit will be performed every year (annually).

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It is critical that you provide documents for your dependents.  If you do not provide documents for any of your dependents to prove their eligibility, those dependents may be considered ineligible and be removed from your medical and/or dental and vision coverage and will not be eligible for COBRA.

Please do not hesitate to contact VEBA for any questions regarding this audit at 619-278-0021.


Benefits Department

Department Contacts:


Laura Ravelero – Volunteers/General Benefits Questions
Office Assistant
Phone: 619.585.4445

Ruth Marquez – 403b/457b, Enrollment/General Benefits Requests/Questions
Benefits Technician
Phone: 619.691.5526

Debbie Gallo – Sick notes, FMLA, Enrollment/General Benefits Requests/Questions
Benefits Technician
Phone: 619.691-5577

Sandy Forget – Leave of Absence Requests-COBRA/Questions
Senior Benefits Technician
Phone: 619.585.4432

Francisco Gaona
Benefits Supervisor
Phone: 619.585.4420

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