Technology Committee

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


  1. Study technology for local title office operations and title plants, and provide the ALTA membership with timely information and advice in this field (e.g., articles, information, best practices, white papers).

  2. Provide advice and support as appropriate to ALTA regarding technology-related training and education.

  3. Provide advice and support as appropriate to ALTA regarding liaison with industry technology vendors.

  4. Maintain liaison with industry organizations engaged in development of standards and procedures for the exchange of information and data (e.g., MISMO, PRIA).

  5. Develop, solicit, review, and publish standards and procedures for the exchange of information and the use of technology to improve and enhance all aspects of the title business.


Chair

Chris H. St. John KTP, NTP

President
Lawyers Title of Topeka, Inc.
5715 SW 21st St
Topeka, KS   66604-3719
Phone: 785-271-9500
Fax: 785-271-9599
E-mail: cstjohn@lttopeka.com

Members

Robyn E. Anderson

FVP, Chief Cyber/Privacy Cnsl
Old Republic National Title Insurance Company - Central Title Group Ops.
Minneapolis, MN

Marc L. Aronson

President & CEO
Pennsylvania Association of Notaries
Pittsburgh, PA

Lisa J. Aubrey

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


Brett M. Beckett

Vice President
Currier Abstract Company dba Guaranty Title Company
Carlsbad, NM

Brian Blackman

Chief Operating Officer
WACO Title Company
Springdale, AR

Jason Blair

Director of Software Development
CATIC
Rocky Hill, CT


Pat Carney

Chief Strategy Officer
Agents National Title Insurance Company
Columbia, MO

Pillaure Cleary

System Admin
Fidelity National Title Insurance Company
Columbia, SC

Cheryl Conner-King

Founding Partner
Sparks King Watts Reddick
Alpharetta, GA


Richard Diamond

VP, I.T. Director
Fidelity National Financial
Boston, MA

Edward C. Eastman Jr.

Executive Director
New Jersey Land Title Association
Freehold, NJ

Ken Flint

Operations Manager
Provident Title Company
Sherman Oaks, CA


David E. Garside

Executive Vice President
Proper Title, LLC
Palatine, IL

Linda T. Grahovec ITP, IEP, NTP

VP, Nat'l Comms, Educ & Mktg
Fidelity National Title Group
Yorkville, IL

Chris Hacker

Co-Founder
ShortTrack
Chicago, IL


Marc Hall

President
E-Closing
Pembroke, NH

Terri Hanson

VP, Customer Success
Adeptive Software
Superior, CO

Christine Heffner

Client Implementation Mgr
First American Title Insurance Co (Agency Division)
Pittsburgh, PA


Lyman Hopper

Regional Sales Manager
RamQuest, Inc.
Plano, TX

Todd R. Hougaard

Product Manager
Mortgage Cadence
Denver, CO

Chad Johnson

Vice President
The Title Company
Fargo, ND


Brad Jones MTP, NTP

President
Secured Title of Kansas City
Lees Summit, MO

Richard K. Kasunick

Director of Information Tech
North American Title Insurance Company
Painesville, OH

Michael S. Kirby

Consultant
Michael S. Kirby
Salt Lake City, UT


Kenneth J. Kirkner

Sr. Vice President
Trident Land Transfer Company, LP
Devon, PA

Gorkem Kuterdem

SVP & Chief Technology Officer
WFG National Title Insurance Company
Portland, OR

Mark A. Ladd

VP-Regulatory & Industry Affairs
Simplifile, LC
Provo, UT


Daniel Leisle

Director- Information Governance
Fidelity National Title Group
Jacksonville, FL

Andy Maloney

President
Nashville Title Insurance Corp.
Nashville, TN

Michael Marino

Principal, Industry Solutions
CoreLogic
Irvine, CA


Gregory McDonald

Founder & CEO
CLOUDSTAR
Jacksonville, FL

Steve McDonald

National Accounts Director
Simplifile, LC
Provo, UT

Tina Merritt

VP of Settlement Operations
True North Title
Blacksburg, VA


Paul Noga

Director of IT
Southern Title Holding Company, LLC
Daytona Beach, FL

Nancy G. Pratt

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

Craig Rants

VP, Title Operations
Land Title Guarantee Co.
Greenwood Village, CO


Landon Roberts

Attorney
Ironclad Title, LLC
Lake Charles, LA

Betty Sagatelian

President
Realty Title Agency, Inc.
White Plains, NY

John Sayers

Director of Operations, I.S.
Old Republic National Title Insurance Company
Orlando, FL


Bill Svoboda

Owner
CloseSimple
Minneapolis, MN

Brian Tormey

President
TitleVest Agency, LLC
Garrison, NY

Genady Vishnevetsky

Chief Info Security Officer
Stewart Title Guaranty Company
Houston, TX


Staff

Barry Sawyer

Director of Technology
American Land Title Association
1800 M St NW
Ste 300 South
Washington, DC   20036-5802
Phone: 202-296-3671 x235
Fax: 202-223-5840
E-mail: bsawyer@alta.org