Congressional Liaisons Committee

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


  1. Acknowledge and promote the political influence those working in the title industry have as voters, volunteers, job creators and leaders in their communities.

  2. Encourage title professionals to play a direct role in educating Members of Congress about issues important to the industry.

  3. Identify a national network of title professionals willing to leverage personal relationships with federal elected officials and their staff for the benefit of the title industry.

  4. Conduct training and provide materials on how to effectively communicate ALTA's legislative priorities with lawmakers.

  5. Create opportunities for individuals to interact in-person with Members of Congress.


Chair

Charles H. Gray

Vice President
Surety Land Title, Inc.
5909 Airport Blvd
Mobile, AL   36608-3140
Phone: 251-343-4200
Fax: 251-343-1229
E-mail: charlie@suretyland.com

Member

Robin Aberasturi ITP, NTP

SVP Corp Escrow Svcs/Compliance
Alliance Title & Escrow Corp.
Boise, ID

William Burding Jr., NTP

EVP/General Counsel
Orange Coast Title Company
Santa Ana, CA

Jeff DeGood

First American Title Insurance Co (Corporate Title)
Santa Ana, CA


Ruth A. Dillingham NTP

Principal
Dillingham Law LLC
Barnstable, MA

Diane Evans NTP

Vice President
Land Title Guarantee Co.
Denver, CO

Nick Hacker

President
North Dakota Guaranty & Title Co.
Bismarck, ND


Mark A. Ladd

VP-Regulatory & Industry Affairs
Simplifile, LC
Provo, UT

Orlando Lucero

VP/NM State Underwriting Counsel
Fidelity National Title Group
Albuquerque, NM

Marianne Mathieu NTP

VP/National Agency Accounts
Fidelity National Title Group
New York, NY


Frank McGovern Esq., CLTP

VP, Northeast Regional Counsel
Title Resources Guaranty Company
Springfield, PA

Patricia A. Moser

Manager/Owner
Alachua Title Services, LLC
Alachua, FL

Maureen Pfaff WTP, NTP

President / CEO
Olympic Peninsula Title Co.
Port Angeles, WA


Nicole Plath

CEO/Owner
Fortune Title Agency, Inc.
Roseland, NJ

Deborah L. Scott NTP, TPN

Commercial Examiner
Nebraska Title Company
Omaha, NE

Sam Shiel

Midwest Underwriting Counsel
AmTrust Title Insurance Company
New York, NY


Sylvia A. Smith-Turk

President
Western Title Company, LLC - Main/Kietzke Branch
Reno, NV

Brian W. Thompson Esq.

Director
Jackson & Campbell, PC
Washington, DC

John A. Voso Jr., NTP

Senior VP
Old Republic National Title Insurance Company
Tampa, FL


Staff

Nicole Reppert

Director of Political Affairs
American Land Title Association
1800 M St NW
Ste 300 South
Washington, DC   20036-5802
Phone: 202-296-3671 x233
Fax: 202-223-5843
E-mail: nreppert@alta.org