Benefits Department

Medical Coverage COVID-19 Updates:


      Employees Not Eligible for District Benefits: 

  • Covered California is the state’s health insurance marketplace where you can apply for health plans. This is not a District Plan, you may contact Covered California for eligibility criteria.  You can shop for health insurance online at or apply by phone at 1-800-300-1506.

Department of Labor COVID-19 Updates:

Department Contacts:

IMPORTANT MESSAGE:  The Benefits Department is currently closed to the public, however, phone calls and e-mails are being returned.  The best option is to e-mail the general department email address below and someone will reply to your e-mail.  You may also leave a detailed message if you prefer to call and someone will return your call.


Ruth Marquez -Sick notes, FMLA, Enrollment, 403b/457b, Enrollment/General Benefits Requests/Questions
Benefits Technician
Phone: 619.691.5526

Stephanie Griffin – Sick notes, FMLA, Enrollment/General Benefits Requests, 403b/457b, Enrollment/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

403B/457B Retirement Information

Social Security Administration