Accounting Council

The purpose and scope of work of this council 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.


Tim Rodgers

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


Laurie Ball

First American Title Insurance Co
Santa Ana, CA

Kristi French

Vice President
American Eagle Title Insurance Co.
Oklahoma City, OK

Brian K. Glaze

SVP - Corporate Controller
Stewart Title Guaranty Company
Houston, TX

Katie Hersh

Director, Finance & Analytics
Amrock LLC
Detroit, MI

Valsa Jacob

Orange Coast Title Company
Santa Ana, CA

Derek Jones

Milliman, Inc.
New York, NY

Stephen G Kosin

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

Beth Lewter

VP, Controller
Investors Title Insurance Company
Chapel Hill, NC

Jim Majernik

North American Title Insurance Company

Brent Scheer CPA

Chief Financial Officer
Capital Title of Texas, LLC
Plano, TX

Robert B. Scherer

The Rockridge Group, Ltd.
Crystal Lake, IL

Marylyn Strickland

Director of Operations
Lakeside Title Company
Columbia, MD


Steve Gottheim

General Counsel
American Land Title Association
Washington, DC