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Human Resources
Central School District 13J
750 S. Fifth Street
Independence, OR 97351
Phone: (503) 606-2201
Fax: (503) 606-2333

Rich McFarland
Director of Human Resources & Federal Programs
(503) 606-2207
rmcfarland@central.k12.or.us

Liisa Zeimantz
Human Resources Coordinator
(503) 606-2253
lzeimantz@central.k12.or.us

Oralia Ojeda
Human Resources Assistant
(503) 606-2201
oojeda@central.k12.or.us

LICENSED - VOLUNTARY LIFE AND AD&D INSURANCE

All Central School District 13J Licensed employees working at least 17.5 hours per week and their eligible dependents have the option to purchase additional Life and/or AD&D insurance coverage.

Employees: Are eligible to purchase up to 5 times their annual salary, in increments of $10,000, not to exceed $500,000.

Spouse/Domestic Partner: Employees may purchase up to 100% of the employee purchased amount, in increments of $5,000, not to exceed $500,000.

Child: Employees may purchase up to 100% of the employee purchased amount, in increments of $2,000, not to exceed $10,000.

Note: In order to purchase Life and/or AD&D coverage for dependents, an employee must purchase for themselves.

Rates are determined by age, tobacco or non-tobacco and amount purchased. For additional information regarding coverage or enrollment please contact Carmen Carver, Human Resources Coordinator.

LICENSED - LIFE AND AD&D INSURANCE

All Central School District 13J Licensed employees working at least 17.5 hours per week are eligible to receive the District paid Life and AD&D insurance coverage. Coverage for active employees begins the first of the month following the date of hire.

This coverage is provided at no cost to the employee. Coverage amounts are determined the Collective Bargaining Agreement. For details regarding coverage amounts please see your agreement or contact Human Resources.

OEBB LIFE & AD&D INSURANCE

All benefit eligible  Classified, Administrative, Confidential/Supervisory and Specialists are enrolled in the Life and Accidential Death and Dismemberment coverage through OEBB.

OEBB has selected Standard Insurance Company as the carrier. Each employee group is eligible to purchase additional life insurance, above what the District purchases for them. Enrollment details and rates are determined by OEBB and Standard. 

For additional information regarding Standard and OEBB please visit Standard's web site at: http://www.standard.com/mybenefits/oebb/ 

District Administration Office
750 S. 5th Street.
Independence Oregon, 97351
Phone: (503) 838-0030
Fax: (503) 838-0033

Buzz Brazeau
Superintendent of Schools
503-606-2250

Rich McFarland
Assistant Superintendent/ HR Director
503-606-2253

Cec Koontz
Business  Manager
503-606-2263

Julia Heilman
Director of Special  Programs
503-606-2256

Julie Sassor
Administrative Manager
503-606-2251