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Rick Ensenbach Eau Claire

4890 Owen Ayres Court
Eau Claire, WI 54701



Email: rensenbach@wipfli.com


Director, Risk Advisory Services

Rick Ensenbach provides strategic information security and risk management services, with a focus on health care.  He assists health care organizations in meeting regulatory compliance objectives through effective leadership, communication, and risk management skills.  Rick helps organizations assess their compliance with industry regulations, identify areas for improvement, and manage initiatives to decrease risk and improve the security of protected health information.

Rick is passionate about delivering information security and risk mitigation services.  He is a results-oriented, enthusiastic management consultant with 40 years of diverse experience.  Rick holds numerous security certifications and is an internationally recognized information security professional.


  • Certified Information Systems Security Professional
  • Certified Information Systems Auditor
  • Certified Information Security Manager
  • Information Systems Security Management Professional
  • Certified HITRUST CSF Practitioner

Professional Memberships and Activities

  • ISSA - Distinguished Fellow
  • ISSA, Minnesota Chapter - Executive advisor and past president
  • Upper Midwest Security Alliance (UMSA) - Founding member and past president
  • International Information Systems Security Certification Consortium (ISC2) - Member
  • Information Systems Audit and Control Association (ISACA) - Member
  • U.S. Armed Forces, The Enlisted Association (TREA) - Member
  • American Legion - Member
  • AMVET - Life Member

Areas of Focus

  • Information risk and security assessment, strategy, and management
  • Organizational security officer, advisor, and mentor
  • Information security education and awareness
  • Information security audit and regulatory compliance (HIPAA, GLBA, and FFIEC)
  • Information security policy and procedure development
  • Information security process and program development
  • Frameworks and standards use (HITRUST, NIST, ISO 27001/27002, and COBIT)



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