Risk Management

Mission Statement

The Mission of the Weslaco ISD Risk Management Department is to provide a comprehensive employee benefit package, identify and evaluate risk exposures to the valued assets (people, reputation and property) of The Weslaco Independent School District. The Risk Management Department efficiently controls and finances those exposures, thus maximizing the District’s overall mission of Empowering 21st Century Learning.

Risk Management Staff

Benefit Information

Prime Therapeutics Pharmacy Benefit Manager 2019-2020

Blue Cross Blue Shield Health and Lincoln Financial Dental 2019-2020

Diabetes Management

Voluntary Products

    • Cigna Disability - Contact Alma Pemelton at Risk Management (956-969-6818) to file a disability claim.




             Open Enrollment Memo 2019-2020

             Open Enrollment Schedule 2019-2020





Workers' Compensation

Hurricane Season and Severe Weather

403 B Plan


Contact Us

Michael G. De La RosaDirector of Employee Benefits(956)969-6580mgdelarosa@wisd.us
Alma Elizabeth PemeltonInsurance Specialist/Billing/Voluntary Products(956)969-6818apemelton@wisd.us
Jina Alexis TorresInsurance Specialist/FMLA/Voluntary Products(956)969-6529jaatorres@wisd.us
Inez FloresWorkers Compensation Specialist(956)969-6530iaflores@wisd.us

Frequently Asked Questions


  • Can I add or drop my insurance at any time? No. The only exceptions are qualifying events.
  • Who is our dental insurance carrier? Lincoln Dental
  • Who is our health insurance carrier? Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas


  • Do I need to attend a defensive driver course? Call Risk Management, Inez Flores at (956) 969-6530.