Trish Decensi is executive vice president, chief legal officer and secretary. She also serves as chief compliance officer.
She is responsible for all aspects of the Legal department, including litigation, corporate compliance, contract interpretation and administration, corporate financial investigations, corporate governance, management of outside counsel.
Ms. Decensi joined Medical Mutual in 1990. She served as associate corporate counsel and director of Legal Affairs and senior corporate counsel. In 2011, she was named vice president and assistant general counsel and promoted to senior vice president and general counsel in November 2013. In December 2017, she was named executive vice president and chief legal officer.
Prior to joining Medical Mutual, Ms. Decensi worked at the Columbus office of Arter & Hadden in the litigation and healthcare law groups.
She is a native of Columbus, Ohio, and received her law degree from the Case Western Reserve University School of Law. She earned her bachelor’s degree in American Studies at the University of Dayton.
A graduate of the 2015 class of Leadership Cleveland, Ms. Decensi is a member of the Ohio State Bar Association and the American Health Lawyers Association. She served on the board of directors and is a past chairperson of Catholic Charities Services of The Diocese of Cleveland. In 2008, Ms. Decensi was recognized by the YWCA as a Woman of Professional Excellence.