Accounting Committee, Title Insurance

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


  1. Assist the Association officers and staff in analyzing any accounting matters that might affect the title insurance industry

  2. Work with the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the National Association of Insurance Commissioners toward developing uniform accounting practices and procedures.

  3. Work towards improving the NAIC title insurance blank so that it becomes a more efficient vehicle for portraying title industry statutory financial activity.

  4. Review all accounting practices and procedures used by Association members.

  5. Maintain liaison with other trade association accounting groups.


Chair

John P. Megna

VP, Regulatory Reporting
First American Title Insurance Company
1 First American Way
Santa Ana, CA   92707-5913
Phone: 714-800-3352
Fax: 714-800-3352
E-mail: jmegna@firstam.com

Members

Chris Hiebert

First VP/Controller
Old Republic National Title Ins. Co. - MN/ND/SD/WI Agency Operations
Tampa, FL

Stephen G. Kosin CPA

Corporate Controller
Greater Illinois Title Company, Inc.
Chicago, IL

Tim Rodgers

AVP - Dir SEC & Statutory Rptg
Investors Title Insurance Company
Chapel Hill, NC


Brent Scheer CPA

Chief Financial Officer
Agents National Title Insurance Company
Columbia, MO

Robert B. Scherer

President
The Rockridge Group, Ltd.
Woodstock, IL

Paul Struzzieri

Consulting Actuary
Milliman, Inc.
Garden City, NY


Janel L. Van Ruler

Vice President
Dakota Homestead Title Insurance Company
Sioux Falls, SD

Advisor

Katie Hersh

Finance Manager
Amrock Inc.
Detroit, MI

Joel M. Holstad

President
National Title Resources Corp.
Forest Lake, MN

Staff

Steve Gottheim

Senior Counsel
American Land Title Association
1800 M St NW
Ste 300 South
Washington, DC   20036-5802
Phone: 202-296-3671 x230
Fax: 202-223-5843
E-mail: sgottheim@alta.org