Research Committee

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

  1. Collect data pertaining to, and report on, the organizational and financial characteristics of ALTA member title industry abstracters and agents.

  2. Promote the general welfare and professional growth of title industry abstracters and agents.

  3. Survey the ALTA membership on topics suggested by the ALTA officers and staff.

  4. Undertake any special studies of the Abstracter-Agent Section of the ALTA that are required by other ALTA committees, and/or the ALTA officers and staff.


Tim E. Evans NTP

Evans Title Agency, Inc.
528 N Hyatt St
P.O. Box 40
Tipp City, OH   45371-1551
Phone: 937-669-3826 x202
Fax: 937-669-0585


Brian F. Beckner

Brian F. Beckner
Osceola, NE

Karen R. Brown

Boone Central Title Company
Columbia, MO

Cara L. Detring NTP

Preferred Land Title, LLC
Farmington, MO

Todd Haag

Closing Pro Title & Escrow, LLC
Duluth, GA

John D. Haviland

South Ridge Abstract & Title Co.
Sebring, FL

Dean G. Hoag Jr.

The Title Resource Network
West Des Moines, IA

Carolyn Hoyer-Abbinante

Wisconsin Title Service Co., Inc.
Waukesha, WI

Sasha M. Johnston

Sheridan County Title Insurance Agency
Sheridan, WY

Brad Jones

Secured Title of Kansas City
Lees Summit, MO

Carol J. Kirby NTP

Director of Operations
American Title & Escrow - Corporate Offices
Billings, MT

Gregory M. Kosin

Greater Illinois Title Company
Chicago, IL

Jeffrey M. Lang

VP and Underwriting Counsel
Old Republic National Title Insurance Company
Tampa, FL

Daniel D. Mennenoh ITP, NTP

H.B. Wilkinson Title Company, Inc.
Galena, IL

Tim L. Pearson NTP

First VP, National Sales & Ops
Orange Coast Title Company - Builder/Commercial Division
Ontario, CA

Frank Pellegrini

Prairie Title Services, Inc.
Oak Park, IL

Richard M. Reass

Segin Systems, Inc.
Virginia Beach, VA

Betty Sagatelian

Realty Title Agency, Inc.
White Plains, NY

Lisa M. Steele

Executive Vice President
Mother Lode Holding Company
Roseville, CA

Quintus Williams

Sr Vice President, Operations
Mid-States Title Insurance Agency, Inc. dba Long & Foster Settlement Services
Chantilly, VA

Stephanie W. Windham

Beck, Owen & Murray
Griffin, GA


Deirdre Green

Education & Research Manager
American Land Title Association
1800 M St NW
Ste 300 South
Washington, DC   20036-5802
Phone: 202-296-3671 x232
Fax: 202-223-5843

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