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.


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

Vice Chair

Frank Pellegrini

Prairie Title Services, Inc.
6821 North Ave
Oak Park, IL   60302-1042
Phone: 708-386-7900 x1301
Fax: 708-386-7939


Jill A. Bunch

Columbia Title, Inc.
Lafayette, IN

Nancy L. Gusman CLTP, NTP

Brick House Title Benefit Corp.
Silver Spring, MD

Michael Holden

Vice President
North American Title Insurance Company
Middleburg Heights, OH

Andy Maloney

Nashville Title, LLC
Nashville, TN

Jenny Martin

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

Tina Merritt

Star Point Title, LLC dba True North Title
Blacksburg, VA

Scott Merritt

Executive Director
Florida Land Title Association
Longwood, 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

Capital Title, LLC
Englewood, CO

Mary Jo K. Radowicz

Account Manager
Fidelity National Title Group
Wauwatosa, WI

Courtney Robbins

Luckett Land Title, Inc.
Madison, MS

Elizabeth Rozmarniewicz

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

Katie Schmitz NTP

Guaranty Title Services, Inc.
Fond Du Lac, WI

Wayne M. Stanley

Owner, Chief Inspiration Officer
Bowe Digital
Kokomo, IN

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

Brian Tormey NTP

TitleVest Agency, LLC
Garrison, NY


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