Health Benefits Advisory Committee

The purpose of the聽Health Benefits Advisory Committee, HBAC, is to聽monitor health benefits and provide recommendations to the Superintendent and school board. Committee work focuses on analyzing health, dental, vision, life and short term disability insurance related information and聽recommendations are formulated聽accordingly. HBAC also monitors聽results of the district鈥檚 Healthy U wellness program.

HBAC meetings are held the fourth Monday of every month with the exception of June and July.

The following are minutes from the meetings:

  • February 22, 2016 鈥 meeting cancelled
  • March 28, 2016 – meeting cancelled
  • October 24, 2016 – meeting cancelled
  • March 27, 2017 – meeting cancelled
  • April 27, 2020 Meeting Cancelled
  • August 24, 2020 Meeting Cancelled
  • January 4, 2021 Meeting Cancelled

Current members of the HBAC are:

DMEA Representatives:

  • Pam Bemis
  • Vicki Bonnet
  • Allison Cain
  • Blake Hammond
  • Shannon Owens
  • Kathleen Wells
  • Joshua Brown, DMEA President
  • Joe Judge
  • Doug Smith

AFSCME Representatives:

  • Valerie Cohen, Chair
  • Sharon Bell
  • Linda Cook
  • Rossi Frith
  • Mike McCabe
  • Melissa Speed
  • Debbie Allen

Superintendent鈥檚/Other Representatives:

  • Jill Burnett-Requist
  • Cathy McKay
  • Katie Northness
  • Cyndi Bernhardt, Recorder