TriMas names new general counsel

BLOOMFIELD HILLS—TriMas Corp. (NASDAQ: TRS) announced the appointment of Jodi Robin as the company’s general counsel, effective May 6. She will report to Thomas Amato, TriMas president and CEO.

Robin will be responsible for supporting the company and its businesses on all legal, compliance, governance, intellectual property, mergers and acquisitions, and employee-related matters. Robin joined TriMas in 2010 as associate general counsel and was promoted to deputy general counsel in 2014. Prior to TriMas, Robin was an attorney with Reed Smith LLP in Chicago. She earned a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Michigan and a Juris Doctor degree from Emory University School of Law.

TriMas also appointed Dana Pierre-Louis associate general counsel. She will be responsible for supporting securities regulations and compliance initiatives, as well as the management of corporate governance and corporate secretary matters.

Prior to joining TriMas, Pierre-Louis spent the past 10 years at DTE Energy Co., where she held various legal positions and most recently was appointed expert attorney in 2019. Before joining DTE, she worked for Dickinson Wright PLLC as an attorney, in addition to previously clerking for a Cook County Circuit Court Judge and an Illinois Supreme Court Justice in Chicago. She earned a Bachelor of Arts in organizational studies from the University of Michigan and a Juris Doctor degree from Loyola University Chicago School of Law.

TriMas is a global manufacturer and provider of products for customers primarily in the consumer products, aerospace and industrial markets, with approximately 3,200 employees in 11 countries. More at

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