Public Relations Committee

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


  1. Develop and execute a program of communication in order to improve favorable national public understanding and acceptance of the land title industry and its services.

  2. Improve public awareness of the activities of ALTA and its affiliated regional and state title associations where appropriate.

  3. Further strengthen ALTA and its affiliated regional and state title associations internally through positive communication.

  4. Advise ALTA officers, governors and committees on issues that influence public opinion where the land title industry is concerned.

  5. Assist individual ALTA members in the improvement of their public communication.


Chair

Sandra Bell

SVP, Marketing & Communications
First American Title Insurance Co (Corporate Title Division)
1 First American Way
Santa Ana, CA   92707-5913
Phone: 714-250-3000
Fax: 714-250-4797
E-mail: sbell@firstam.com

Vice Chair

Frank Pellegrini

President
Prairie Title Services, Inc.
6821 North Ave
Oak Park, IL   60302-1042
Phone: 708-386-7900 x1301
Fax: 708-386-7939
E-mail: frank@prairietitle.com

Members

Jill A. Bunch

President
Columbia Title, Inc.
Lafayette, IN

Francis M. DiSanti

Title Counsel
CATIC
Springfield, MA

Amanda Farrell

Digital Marketing Strategist
PropLogix
Sarasota, FL


Deb Grace

Vice President Business Dev
Accu-Title, LLC
Cherry Hill, NJ

Linda T. Grahovec ITP, IEP, NTP

Director, Education & Marketing
Fidelity National Title Group
Yorkville, IL

Nancy L. Gusman CLTP, NTP

Owner
Brick House Title Benefit Corp.
Silver Spring, MD


Michael Holden

Vice President
North American Title Insurance Company
Middleburg Heights, OH

Andy Maloney

President
Nashville Title, LLC
Nashville, TN

Jenny Martin

SVP/Corporate Bus Dev
Futura Title & Escrow Corp.
Boise, ID


Tina Merritt

VP of Settlement Operations
Star Point Title, LLC dba True North Title
Blacksburg, VA

Scott Merritt

Executive Director
Florida Land Title Association
St Pete Beach, FL

Erica Meyer

CEO & Publisher
October Research, LLC
Richfield, OH


Nancy G. Pratt

VP Partner Relations & GA
Pavaso, Inc.
Saint Clair Shores, MI

Sherri Purifoy-Frie

Closer/Marketing Rep
Capital Title, LLC
Englewood, CO

Mary Jo K. Radowicz

Account Manager
Fidelity National Title Group
Wauwatosa, WI


Amy Riggsbee

Senior Vice President
SoftPro
Raleigh, NC

Courtney Robbins

Attorney
Luckett Land Title, Inc.
Madison, MS

Elizabeth Rozmarniewicz

Director of Sales & Marketing
Capital Title Insurance Agency Inc
Pinckney, MI


Katie Schmitz NTP

Executive Director
Guaranty Title Services, Inc.
Fond Du Lac, WI

Mary Schuster

Chief Product Officer
RamQuest, Inc.
Plano, TX

Wayne M. Stanley

Owner, Chief Inspiration Officer
Bowe Digital
Kokomo, IN


Lisa M. Steele

Executive Vice President
Mother Lode Holding Company
Roseville, CA

Paul Stine

Co-Founder
CloseSimple
Minneapolis, MN

James Thanasules

SVP & Chief NY State Counsel
AmTrust Title Insurance Company
New York, NY


Mark R. Till

Senior Vice President
Fidelity National Title Group
Dallas, TX

Staff

Megan Hernandez

Manager of PR & Marketing
American Land Title Association
1800 M St NW
Ste 300 South
Washington, DC   20036-5802
Phone: 202-296-3671 x240
Fax: 202-223-5843
E-mail: mhernandez@alta.org