Title Industry Political Action Comm.

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

  1. Promote and strive for the improvement of government by encouraging and stimulating persons engaged in the title insurance industry and others to participate in governmental affairs.

  2. Encourage persons engaged in the title insurance industry and others to know and understand the nature and actions of their government (legislative, executive and judicial) concerning land transactions and the title to land, including informing the public and office-holders on important issues relating thereto and the records of office-holders and candidates with respect to such issues.

  3. Assist persons engaged in the title insurance industry and others in organizing themselves for more effective political action.

  4. Support, without regard to party affiliation, those candidates and office-holders whose expressed philosophy or records in office are consonant with the concepts of government through the private- enterprise system.

  5. Do any and all things, which are permitted by law and which are necessary or desirable for the achievement of the purposes stated herein.

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David Townsend NTP

President, CEO
Agents National Title Insurance Company
1207 W Broadway
Ste C
Columbia, MO   65203-2125
Phone: 573-442-3351
Fax: 573-442-3927
E-mail: dtownsend@agentstitle.com

Vice Chair

Craig Haskins

Knight Barry Title, Inc.
201 E Pittsburgh Ave
Ste 200
Milwaukee, WI   53204-4337
Phone: 414-727-4545
Fax: 414-727-4411
E-mail: craig@knightbarry.com

TIPAC Board Member

William Burding Jr., NTP

EVP/General Counsel
Orange Coast Title Company
Santa Ana, CA

Erika Meinhardt

Executive Vice President
Fidelity National Financial, Inc.
Jacksonville, FL

John A. Voso Jr., NTP

Senior VP
Old Republic National Title Insurance Company - East Central
Independence, OH

Shonna S. Cardello CLTP, NTP

White Rose Settlement Services, Inc.
York, PA

John Killea

Chief Legal Officer
Stewart Title Guaranty Company
Houston, TX

TIPAC State Trustees

Robert E. Burgess III

Vice President
Chicago Title Insurance Company
Birmingham, AL

Jeffrey Bates

D. Bello Associates
Newport Beach, CA

Rushelle R. Hathoot

VP - Closing Operations
Land Title Guarantee Co.
Denver, CO

Mark A. Bilbrey

Old Republic National Title Insurance Company
Tampa, FL

Steven G. Day NTP

Executive Vice President
Fidelity National Title Group
Jacksonville, FL

John T. LaJoie

VP - Senior Operations Counsel
First American Title Insurance Co (Agency Division)
Tallahassee, FL

Melissa Murphy

General Counsel
Attorneys' Title Fund Services, LLC - Orlando
Orlando, FL

Robert Stewart

Lake City Title
Lake City, FL

Diane S. Calloway

Specialized Title Services, Inc.
Atlanta, GA

Daryl Olsen ITP, NTP

Senior VP & Area Manager
Alliance Title & Escrow Corp.
Idaho Falls, ID

Rich Griffin NTP

National Sales Manager
North American Title Company
Chicago, IL

Henry L. Shulruff

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

Elizabeth A. Daniel NTP

Vice President of Operations
Continental Title Company - Overland Park
Overland Park, KS

Justin Brashear

Ironclad Title, LLC
Lake Charles, LA

John F. Robichaux NTP

Ironclad Title, LLC
Lake Charles, LA

Jared L. Watson

Ironclad Title, LLC
Lake Charles, LA

Theodore C. Rogers

Pres. & C.E.O.
The Security Title Guarantee Corp. of Baltimore
Baltimore, MD

Richard Diamond

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

Susan B. LaRose

VP New England Underwriter
WFG National Title Insurance Company
Franklin, MA

Sandra Schoen

FVP NE Operations Manager
Old Republic National
Andover, MA

Cindy Immonen NTP, CLTP

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

Thomas D. Richardson

General Counsel
Liberty Title Agency, Inc. - Ann Arbor Main
Ann Arbor, MI

Brandt Keefe

VP, MN Agency Services Manager
Stewart Title Guaranty Company
Bloomington, MN

George S. Haymans IV

Attorney/Settlement Agent
Haymans & Co., PLLC dba Mississippi Title Group, LLC
Oxford, MS

Cara L. Detring NTP

Preferred Land Title, LLC
Farmington, MO

Ted A. Lovec NTP

American Title & Escrow - Corporate Offices
Billings, MT

Ellen C. Albrecht NTP

VP & Area Agency Manager
First American Title Insurance Company (Agency Division)
Omaha, NE

Marianne Mathieu NTP

VP/National Agency Accounts
Fidelity National Title Group
New York, NY

Theodore Werner

Fidelity National Title Group
Mineola, NY

Patrick Hempen

Chief Customer Officer
Raleigh, NC

Patrick Buell

Vice President
The Title Company
Fargo, ND

Nick Hacker

North Dakota Guaranty & Title Co.
Bismarck, ND

Tim E. Evans OLTP, NTP

Evans Title Agency, Inc.
Troy, OH

Michael Holden

Vice President
North American Title Insurance Company
Middleburg Heights, OH

J. Herschel Beard

Marshall County Abstract Co., LLC
Madill, OK

Donna Schmulbach

VP - Abstract Department Manager
First American Title & Trust Company
El Reno, OK

Donald A. O'Neill

EVP & Chief Compliance Officer
WFG National Title Insurance Company
Portland, OR

Frank McGovern Esq., CLTP

VP, NE Underwriting Counsel
Title Resources Guaranty Company
Springfield, PA

Martha K. McConnell NTP

Vice President and State Counsel
Chicago Title Insurance Company
Columbia, SC

Jack Rattikin III

Pres & Chief Executive Officer
Rattikin Title Company
Fort Worth, TX

Mark R. Till

Senior Vice President
Fidelity National Financial
Dallas, TX

Judy Blackwell

Title Officer
Fidelity National Title Insurance Company
Richmond, VA

Mohamed Choumil

ATG Title, Inc.
Fairfax, VA

Pamela P. Day

Day Title Services, LLC
Richmond, VA

Richard M. Reass

Segin Systems, Inc.
Virginia Beach, VA

Maureen Pfaff

President / CEO
Olympic Peninsula Title Co.
Port Angeles, WA

Michael Brandner

Midwest Title Group, LLC
Medford, WI

Nancy Hughes

Jackson Hole Title & Escrow Company
Jackson, WY


Justin B. Ailes

Vice President of Government & Regulatory Affairs
American Land Title Association
1800 M St NW
Ste 300 South
Washington, DC   20036-5802
Phone: 202-296-3671 x215
Fax: 202-223-5843
E-mail: jailes@alta.org

Steve Gottheim

Senior Counsel
American Land Title Association
1800 M St NW
Ste 300 South
Washington, DC   20036-5802
Phone: 202-296-3671 x230
Fax: 202-223-5843
E-mail: sgottheim@alta.org

Jessica McEwen

Director of Political Affairs
American Land Title Association
247 E 81st St
Apt 3C
New York, NY   10028-3218
Phone: 202-296-3671 x233
Fax: 202-223-5843
E-mail: jmcewen@alta.org

North American Title Insurance Company (NATIC) is a seasoned title insurance underwriter, helping title agents to achieve their individual business goals for more than 50 years. Today, the company conducts real estate settlement services in 39 states and the District of Columbia through a network of experienced, independent agents.