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  1. Employee Benefits: 100%
    15 years

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Overtherainbow, WA


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Award nameGrantorDate granted
CALI Award for Excellence - AntitrustCALI2000
CALI Award for Excellence - Constitutional LawCALI2000
CALI Award for Excellence - Civil ProcedureCALI1999
CALI Award for Excellence - Legal WritingCALI1999
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Senior Benefits CounselProvidence Health & Service2015 - Present
PartnerK&L Gates2007 - 2015
AssociateBullivant Houser Bailey2002 - 2007
Association namePosition nameDuration
Epilepsy Foundation of AmericaBoard Member2007 - Present
Western Pension and Benefits ConferenceMember2005 - Present
Defense Research InstituteMember2002 - Present
King County Bar AssociationMember2001 - Present
Epilepsy Foundation NorthwestBoard Member2001 - Present
Washington State Bar AssociationMember2001 - 2001
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Seattle University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2001
Evergreen State CollegeN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1998
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Western Pension and Benefits ConferenceHealthcare Reform for Nontraditional Workforce2011
Healthcare of the FutureHealthcare Reform, Opportunities and Challenges2011
K&L Gates CLEManaging Risk in Employment Decisions: Utilizing Temporary, Agency Provided and Contract Workers2010
HR Executive RoundtableHealthcare in the Post Health Reform World2010
Gone But Not Forgotten, Managing Family and Medical Leaves in WashingtonEmployee Benefit Issues During Leaves2009
Everything But Marriage Act, Employment and Benefits ImpactEmployee Benefits for Domestic Partners2009
Western Pension & Benefits Conference401(k) Plans: Automatic Enrollment and Qualified Default Investments2008
Cafeteria Plans: Drafting for the Recent IRS RegulationsCafeteria Plan Regulations2007
Professional GuardiansBecoming an Employer2004
Professional GuardiansI Know it When I See It, the Difference Between 'Independent Contractors' and 'Employees2004