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).


Eric D. Biro

Founding Partner
Anderson/Biro, LLC
Cleveland, OH


Donna Anderson

Vice President, Agency Development Manager
Doma Title Insurance, Inc.
Miami, FL

Lisa J. Aubrey CTP

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

Tom Baughman

Commercial Sales Executive
Chicago Title
Pittsburgh, PA

Andi Bolin CESP, NTP

VP / Agency Services Manager
Stewart Title Guaranty Company
Houston, TX

Patti K. Bonner CTIP

SVP District Manager
Stewart Title Guaranty Company
Dripping Springs, TX

Devin Buckland

Head of Title and Closing
Avenue One
Rockwall, TX

Patrick Buell

Vice President
The Title Company
Fargo, ND

Lori Bullard NTP, WTP

First American Title Insurance Co
Seattle, WA

Kimberly Fields

VP, Senior Underwriting Counsel, Central Region
WFG National Title Insurance Company
Chicago, IL

Michelle Glonek

VP, Human Resources
First American Title Insurance Co
Santa Ana, CA

Jennifer Greenberg CLTP

VP, Agency Strategy Manager
Old Republic National Title Insurance Company
Tampa, FL

Jeff Gross

VP, Manager
Fidelity National Title Group
Columbus, OH

Erica Hallmark

East Texas Title Company
Tyler, TX

Deborah Higgins McLean

SVP Human Resources
Anywhere Integrated Services LLC
Mount Laurel, NJ

Carolyn Hoyer-Abbinante

Wisconsin Title Service Company, Inc.
Waukesha, WI

Sonia L. Kuppert NTP, VCTE, VCTSA

Customer First Title & Settlements, LLC
Fredericksburg, VA

Kathy J. Kwak

Chief Operating Officer
Proper Title, LLC
Chicago, IL


Branch Manager & Escrow Officer
Edwards Abstract and Title Co.
McAllen, TX

Carrie Lindsey

Cardinal Title Group
Chantilly, VA

Heather Lunsford

Bowe Digital
Kokomo, IN

Brieann McDaniel

Title Insurance Consultants, LLC
Olney, MD

Erica Meyer

CEO & Publisher
October Research, LLC
Richfield, OH

Michael Montalvo

Michael Montalvo
Chicago, IL

Jake Nesselrodt

Director of Operations
National Title & Escrow, LLC
Dexter, MO

Neal Olsgaard

Human Resources Director
Blair Cato Pickren Casterline, LLC

Emily Owens Channell

Director of Human Resources
Eagle Title
Annapolis, MD

Carolyn Savage

Leadership Development Manager & Team Relations Manager
Pioneer Title Agency, Inc.
Phoenix, AZ

David Scott

SVP, National Enterprise Agency Services
Old Republic National Title Insurance Company
Aurora, CO

Giancarlo Spolidoro

SVP, Senior Commercial Underwriting Counsel
Chicago Title Company
Los Angeles, CA

Andy Su

Sales Consultant
Irvine, CA

James Thanasules

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

Marissa Westwood

Agency Relationship Manager
Doma Title Insurance, Inc.
Miami, FL

Amy Williamson

Director, HR Business Partner, Human Resources
Anywhere Integrated Services LLC
Mount Laurel, NJ

Paula M. Zwiren CTP

President and Counsel
Zwiren Title Agency, Inc.
Livingston, NJ


Deirdre Green

Senior Director of Professional Development
American Land Title Association
Washington, DC