NAIC Liaison Work Group

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

  1. Maintain a positive profile with the NAIC.
  2. Monitor and report on all title industry matters that arise through the NAIC.
  3. Work with the NAIC in order to promote sound legislation and regulation and to prevent unsound legislation.
  4. Assist the Government Affairs, Research, and Accounting Committees in their dealings with the NAIC.
  5. Maintain liaison with other insurance lines that are represented at the NAIC.


Mary Thomas

VP/Chief Regulatory Counsel
Stewart Title Guaranty Company
Houston, TX

Vice Chair

Margaret Cook

General Counsel
Alliant National Title Insurance Company, Inc.
Longmont, CO


Ron Blitenthal

SVP, Chief Regulatory Counsel
Old Republic National Title Insurance Company
Tampa, FL

Ted Conner

Sr. V.P.
Old Republic National Title Insurance Company
Tampa, FL

Aaron Day

Dir. of Gov. Affairs & Counsel
Texas Land Title Association
Austin, TX

Maria Deligiorgis

Title Alliance, Ltd.
Media, PA

Diane Evans

Vice President
Land Title Guarantee Co.
Denver, CO

Nick Hacker

The North Dakota Guaranty & Title Co.
Bismarck, ND

Dean G. Hoag Jr.

Community Title
Overland Park, KS

Richard A. Hogan

VP & Chief Compliance Officer
Rocky Hill, CT

Valerie Jahn-Grandin

EVP & Chief Underwriting Counsel
North American Title Insurance Company
Concord, CA

Derek Jones

Milliman, Inc.
New York, NY

Timothy V. Kemp

Greenberg Traurig, PA
Washington, DC

Leslie A. Midgley CAE

Executive Vice President & CEO
Texas Land Title Association
Austin, TX

S. Madeleine Nagy

Executive Director
Title Insurance Rate Service Association
New York, NY

James O. Nelson II

SVP, Deputy General Counsel
First American Title Insurance Co
Santa Ana, CA

Sheldon Rubin Esq.

Rubin & Eagan, APC
Los Angeles, CA

Dana Ryan

Senior Consultant
Oliver Wyman
Melville, NY

Brent Scheer CPA

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

Robert B. Scherer

The Rockridge Group, Ltd.
Crystal Lake, IL

Henry L. Shulruff

Senior Vice President
Attorneys' Title Guaranty Fund, Inc.
Chicago, IL

Shelley Stewart NTP

Southern Title Holding Company, LLC
Daytona Beach, FL


Steve Gottheim

General Counsel
American Land Title Association
Washington, DC