Annual Retirement/DROP Workshop – March 13, 2020

The district will be providing a Retirement/DROP workshop for eligible employees on Friday, March 13th, from 12:00 (noon) to 4:00 p.m. at Mainland High School in the Performing Arts Center.  Please click on the following link to learn more and register for the Retirement Workshop: 2020 Retirement Workshop Registration

The Insurance and Employee Benefits Department oversees and facilitates all aspects of employee benefits, which consists of, but is not limited to health, dental, life, dependent life, disability, vision, personal accident insurance, a 403(b) and ROTH programs, employee assistance program and retirement. This department also handles the property, flood, fleet, student accident, catastrophic sports, petroleum liability, boiler & machinery, employee crime bond, house movers bond, cyber security insurance and Workers' Compensation. The Insurance and Employee Benefits Department strives to effectively communicate information about all employee benefits while maintaining confidential customer service to all active employees and retirees. This department is also tasked with the communication of the projected cost and explanation of all district insurance and benefit programs to the stakeholders. The department also ensures compliance with Federal and State laws such as COBRA, IRS Section 125, Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) and Workers' Compensation while maintaining timely and accurate reconciliation, reporting and payment of employee deductions and payment for all programs. 

Notice Updates

Department Contacts

Sandy Higginbotham, Director​​​
Ext. 20300

Deia Goff, Retirement Specialist
Ext. 20311     Fax:  (386)626-0048
​​​​​John T. (Trent) Shealy, Workers' Compensation/Retiree Insurance Specialist
Ext. 20308
Amy M. Smith,  Benefits Specialist
Ext. 20307
Carla Cosio, Wellness Coordinator
Phone: (386) 676-7100 Ext. 7247

​​Amy Minger, OS III
LAST NAMES A-K:  New Hires, Family Status Changes, COBRA, Terminations

Ext. 20309

Pamela (Dani) Adamski, OS III
LAST NAMES L​-Z:  New Hires,​ Family Status Changes, COBRA, Terminations

Ext. 20304