ProMutual Group Appoints Donna Miele-Cesario to Chief Information Officer

Boston, MA - April 6, 2011 -
Donna Miele-Cesario, Chief Information Officer for ProMutual Group
ProMutual Group, a leading provider of medical professional liability insurance, announces the appointment of Donna Miele-Cesario to Chief Information Officer. Promoted from within the company’s ranks, Miele-Cesario was previously the company’s vice president of Information Technology (IT). In her new capacity, Miele-Cesario will lead the development, acquisition and implementation of advanced technologies and systems for the entire ProMutual Group enterprise.

As Vice President of IT, Miele-Cesario led the voice and data technology service, the overall strategy for technology development and integration and the daily operations of the IT department for member companies Medical Professional Mutual Insurance Company (“ProMutual”) and ProSelect Insurance Company (“ProSelect”). Her new role broadens the scope to all ProMutual Group member companies including ProMutual, ProSelect and recently acquired FinCor Holdings, Inc. (“FinCor”) and subsidiaries MHA Insurance Company, Washington Casualty Company and the Risk Management and Patient Safety Institute.

“Donna has consistently demonstrated sound leadership and we congratulate her on this well- deserved promotion,” said Gregg L. Hanson, chief operating officer for ProMutual Group. “Her expertise will continue to play an instrumental role in the growth, diversification and integration of ProMutual Group as a whole. We are confident Donna’s new role will lead to greater efficiency and therefore continued success for the company.”
From 1979 to 1989, during ProMutual Group’s formative years, Miele-Cesario worked in the Claims Department as both a claims representative and a claims supervisor before taking over the implementation of company-wide information technology services as manager of information systems.

Miele-Cesario has a Bachelor of Science degree in Management from Lesley College. In addition, she holds an Information Systems Management graduate certificate from Boston University and a Strategic Internet Management graduate certificate from Northeastern University. She is currently a member of the Society for Information Management, the Association for Information and Image Management, the Association of Records Managers and Administrators and the Novarica Insurance Technology Research Council. She is a past president of the Boston Chapter of the Association for Systems Management and was formerly appointed chairperson for the Information and Technology Subsection Committee of the Physician Insurers Association of America.
Miele-Cesario and her husband Gerald reside in Winthrop, Mass., and have two grown children.

For more information about Miele-Cesario or to request an interview please contact Katharine Gould at kgould@promutualgroup.com or (617) 946-8665 or visit the company’s website at www.promutualgroup.com. 


About ProMutual Group

ProMutual Group is one of the top 10 medical professional liability insurance providers in the country based on direct written premium. ProMutual Group member companies insure more than 20,000 physicians, surgeons, dentists, certified nurse midwives and allied healthcare providers as well as nearly 500 hospitals, health centers and clinics in 22 states from coast to coast. ProMutual Group has net admitted assets in excess of $3.0 billion as of December 31, 2010. ProMutual Group member companies Medical Professional Mutual Insurance Company, ProSelect Insurance Company and MHA Insurance Company have a Best’s Rating of A- (Excellent) and Washington Casualty Company has a Best’s Rating of B+ (Good). ProMutual Group is acknowledged as a leader in providing risk management and claim services to the healthcare community, and it offers risk management consultations and educational activities at cost to healthcare providers across the country. For more information, visit ProMutual Group’s website at www.promutualgroup.com.