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Novant Health names Lee Decker as chief compliance officer

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – Novant Health has named Lee Decker as its chief compliance officer. In this new role, Decker will ensure Novant Health has a comprehensive, high-quality compliance strategy and culture. She will also continue to address the organization’s growth, competitive landscape and regulatory challenges.

“I am pleased to have Lee Decker assume the role of chief compliance officer,” said Pete Brunstetter, executive vice president and chief legal officer of Novant Health. “The chief compliance officer is one of the most critical and important positions in a large health care system. Lee has been a valuable member of the Novant Health team for 13 years and brings a wealth of experience to this position. I am confident she will lead our organization forward in the compliance function for years to come.”                                                           

Previously, Decker served as vice president and assistant general counsel for Novant Health’s legal department. In recent years, she served as the primary legal counsel to the Novant Health compliance team.

Decker is a licensed attorney and received her law degree from the Claude W. Pettit College of Law at Ohio Northern University in Ada, Ohio. She received her undergraduate degree from Duke University in Durham, North Carolina.

Posted on Thursday, February 08, 2018