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Benefits / Risk Management Staff


Benefits / Risk Management Staff

The Benefits Department is responsible for assisting employees with district sponsored medical, dental, vision, fringe, and retiree benefits. The department also assists with commuter benefits and the Employee Assistance Program.

The Risk Department is responsible for workers' compensation, liability, claims, safety and emergency, incident reporting, property reimbursement, Title II ADA, student insurance, medical interactive, ergonomics, and hazardous chemical oversight.


Lisa Cote,

Coordinator III, Benefits / Risk Management


Nimish Singh,

Workplace Health & Safety manager

510.784.2600 x72639

Pedro Gonzalez Ochoa,

Compliance Supervisor

510.784.2600 x72810

For questions regarding benefits, email

Lisa-Marie Cuspard,

Employee Benefits Specialist - (A-K)

510.784.2600, ext 72567

*All benefits related questions

Leticia Pinocci,

Employee Benefits Specialist - (L-Z)

510.784.2600, ext 72726

*All benefits related questions


Office Specialist

510.784.2600, ext 72643