ALTA Registry Committee

The purpose and scope of work of this committee is to:

  1. Monitor and report on the status of the ALTA Title & Settlement Agent Registry to the ALTA Board and membership.

  2. Provide guidance and oversight for the Design Subgroup and the ALTA Registry Roundtable.

  3. Seek opportunities to:

    • improve the Registry organization, structure, products, and services;

    • provide communication, training, and outreach to the land title industry; and

    • engage with customers.

  4. Make recommendations, as may be appropriate, to the ALTA Board of Governors.


Edward Oddo NTP

VP, Corporate Business Solutions
First American Title Insurance Co (Corporate Title Division)
Santa Ana, CA

Jack Rattikin III

Pres & Chief Executive Officer
Rattikin Title Company
Fort Worth, TX


Leslie Banes

Escrow Operations Manager
Stewart Title & Trust of Phoenix, Inc.
Phoenix, AZ

Gerardo Caceres

SVP, Product & Data Management
ClosingCorp, Inc.
San Diego, CA

Linda T. Grahovec ITP, IEP, NTP

Director, Education & Marketing
FNF Family of Companies
Yorkville, IL

Patrick Hempen

Chief Customer Officer
Raleigh, NC

Michael Marino

Principal, Industry Solutions
Irvine, CA

Jenny Martin

SVP/Corporate Bus Dev
Futura Title & Escrow Corp.
Boise, ID

Paula M. Maurstad

Senior Vice President
Old Republic National Title Ins. Co.
Tampa, FL

Amy Niesen

Sr. Vice President & Gen Counsel
Land Title Company of Alabama
Birmingham, AL

TJ Roache

VP/Corporate Counsel
Fidelity National Title Group
Jacksonville, FL

Mary Schuster

Chief Product Officer
RamQuest, Inc.
Plano, TX

Kate Steineman

VP - Business Liaison Mgr
Wells Fargo Home Mortgage
Saint Louis Park, MN

Robin Teincuff

Sales and Marketing
Black Knight
Jacksonville, FL

Heidi L. Thorne

Agency Operations
Agents National Title Insurance Company
Columbia, MO

Donna Tonioni

Product Manager
Ellie Mae, Inc.
Pleasanton, CA

Mark Urelius

SVP, Director
Stewart Title Guaranty Company
Houston, TX

Richard H. Welshons

DCA Title
Hastings, MN

Phillip A. Wert

Vice President
First American Title Insurance Co (Agency Division)
Scottsdale, AZ


Paul Martin

ALTA Registry Director
American Land Title Association
Washington, DC