Patty has more than twenty years of experience in the welfare plan industry. Prior to joining MMA Michigan, Patty held client service positions with two independent third party administrators, and then managed the service department of a major group benefits consulting firm for ten years.
One of the company’s first employees, Patty joined MMA Michigan in 1997. Patty has a broad and in-depth knowledge of all group benefit arrangements. She also has expertise in the wide range of compliance and regulatory issues affecting welfare benefit plans such as PPACA, ERISA, COBRA, ARRA, and the varied aspects of HIPAA.
Named Manager of Client Services because of her exceptional practice standards, Patty guides a growing team of Account Managers in fulfilling the MMA Michigan service commitment, including overseeing training to address new industry developments, and bringing in subject matter experts as appropriate.
Patty became a Principal Shareholder in 2006, has earned MMA Michigan’s “Excellence is Our Habit” award, and is a member of the International Foundation of Employee Benefit Plans.