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.


Charles H. Gray

Vice President
Surety Land Title, Inc.
Mobile, AL


Robin Aberasturi ITP, NTP

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

Bill Burding 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

Dillingham Law LLC
Barnstable, MA

Diane Evans NTP

Vice President
Land Title Guarantee Co.
Denver, CO

Nick Hacker

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 Financial, Inc.
Jacksonville, FL

Frank McGovern Esq., CLTP

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

Patricia A. Moser

Alachua Title Services, LLC
Alachua, FL

Maureen Pfaff WTP, NTP

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

Nicole Plath

Fortune Title Agency, Inc.
Roseland, NJ

Deborah L. Scott NTP, TPN

Commercial Examiner
Nebraska Title Company
Omaha, NE

Sylvia A. Smith-Turk

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

Brian W. Thompson Esq.

Jackson & Campbell, PC
Washington, DC

John A. Voso Jr., NTP

Senior VP
Old Republic National Title Insurance Company
Tampa, FL


Nicole Reppert

Director of Grassroots & Political Affairs
American Land Title Association
Washington, DC