Employee Benefits Staff

Employee Benefits Center of Expertise (COE) provides UC Davis campus employees and School of Medicine academic employees with benefits policy interpretation, employee counseling, training, materials, operational support, and other administrative services necessary to maintain UC-sponsored benefits, such as group insurance, retirement and savings programs.

Benefits COE Staff

The Benefits COE staff provides the following services at the Human Resources Administration Building:

  • Newly eligible benefits orientation
  • Counseling for UCRP disability, layoff, and maternity benefits
  • Health Care Facilitator Program
  • Post-Doc insurance counseling

Kathleen Smith
Postdoctoral Scholar Benefits Program Coordinator
(530) 754-4922

Michelle Younger
Senior Benefits Analyst
(530) 752-5308

Aaron Locquiao
Benefits Manager
(530) 752-1424

Benefits Shared Services Center Customer Service

Phone: (530) 752-1774
Fax: (530) 752-1993

The following benefits services are offered at the Shared Services Center [map]

  • Walk-in benefits questions
  • Insurance payments for employees on leave
  • Forms submission or questions about forms

Drop-In Hours: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (closed noon - 1 p.m.)
Phone Staffed: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (closed noon - 1 p.m.)