Benefits, Disability and Leaves

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Benefits Contacts

Kathy Thompson

(360) 650-7314

kathy.thompson@wwu.edu

Assistant Director, Benefits & Operations


  • Management, evaluation, planning, administration, compliance and daily operation of Western’s health, welfare, and retirement programs
  • Guidance on Retirement/Insurance & Law/Regulations
  • Manage WWURP/VIP master record keeper relationship
  • Representative on UW Fund Review Committee
  • Retirement/Insurance Legislative Representative
  • Manage PEBB audits
  • Oversight of Disability/Medical Leave program
  • Oversee HRIS unit

Kate Camacho

(360) 650-6841

kate.camacho@wwu.edu

Benefits Assistant                                                


  • Intake and Process Benefits Paperwork
  • Benefits Questions and Administrative Support
  • Benefits Orientation

Julie Moon

(360) 650-3771 

julie.moon@wwu.edu

Medical & Disability Leave Administrator


Fax: (360) 788-0071

  • Family and Medical Leave (FMLA)
  • Disability Leave
  • Shared Leave
  • Domestic Violence Leaves & Resources
  • Workplace Accommodations
  • Long-Term Disability