Talent Committee

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

  1. Promote the exchange of information within the ALTA membership about current trends in human resources management.

  2. Think strategically about the human resources issues affecting the industry, including: employee recruitment, employee retention, and employee development.

  3. Develop resources to promote the industry to prospective employees to attract talent and build future leaders.

  4. Develop resources to increase skills of the current workforce and enhance knowledge about the business of title and settlement.

  5. Maintain liaison with intra-industry groups focused on talent development (e.g., The Network).


Jennifer L. Luedtke

Human Resources Manager
Town n' Country Title, LLC
Holmen, WI


Donna Anderson

AVP, Agency Development Manager
North American Title Insurance Company
Middlefield, OH

Samantha Askland

Commercial Compliance Officer
Iowa Title Guaranty, A Division of Iowa Finance Authority
Des Moines, IA

Lisa J. Aubrey CTP

VP, NJ State Agency Mngr
Fidelity National Title Group
East Brunswick, NJ

Eric D. Biro

Founding Partner
Anderson/Biro, LLC
Concord Township, OH

Andrea Bolin

Knight Barry Title Connect Inc.
Katy, TX

Angela M. Crusoe

Vice President
Amrock Inc.
Detroit, MI

Jalila Dado

First American Title Insurance Company
Livonia, MI

David B. Dunbar

Vice President
Meridian Title Corporation
Carmel, IN

Jeff Gross

VP, Manager
Fidelity National Title Group
Westerville, OH

Erica Hallmark

East Texas Tax & Land Services, LLC
Tyler, TX

Deborah Higgins

SVP Human Resources
Realogy Title Group LLC
Mount Laurel, NJ

Jonathan Holfinger Esq., NTP, OLTP

Northwest Title Family of Companies, Inc.
Columbus, OH

Carolyn Hoyer-Abbinante

Wisconsin Title Service Company, Inc.
Waukesha, WI

Cindy Immonen NTP, CLTP

VP, State Agency Representative.
Fidelity National Financial, Inc.
Livonia, MI

Brieann McDaniel

Title Insurance Consultants, LLC
Olney, MD

Christie McDonnell

Chief Strategy Officer
McDonnell & Associates, PA
Columbia, SC

Erica Meyer

CEO & Publisher
October Research, LLC
Richfield, OH

Michael Montalvo

Executive Vice President
Fort Dearborn Land Title Company, LLC
Northbrook, IL

Carolyn Savage

Team Relations Coordinator
Pioneer Title Agency, Inc.
Phoenix, AZ

Erin Schmitz

Regional Manager/V.P.
The North Dakota Guaranty & Title Co.
Bismarck, ND

Christine Sparks ITP, NTP

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

Giancarlo Spolidoro

VP - Special Commercial Counsel
Chicago Title Company
Los Angeles, CA

James Thanasules

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

Jason Vanner

Fidelity National Financial, Inc.
Jacksonville, FL

Brian Zollweg

Director, People & Places
Westcor Land Title Insurance Company
Maitland, FL


Deirdre Green

Director of Professional Development
American Land Title Association
Washington, DC