ILTA Standing Committees

ILTA Committee At Work

The Illinois Land Title Association has nine (9) standing committees with specific areas of responsibilities. Below is a listing of ILTA committees and their respective missions.

Please click here for more information and to join a committee, and be sure to check out our new Young Title Professionals network by clicking here.

Our next committee meetings will be through “engagement labs” at the ILTA convention (click here).

Agents

Susan Higgins

Susan Higgins

Agents Committee Co-Chair
Mike Montalvo

Mike Montalvo

Agents Committee Co-Chair

“The ILTA Agents Committee provides a collective and consistent unified voice, sharing in a cooperative manner with all ILTA members, to the industry at-large and regulatory and legislative bodies on issues that deal with market forces impacting agents.”

Communications

Sabrina Bier

Sabrina Bier

Communication Committee Co-Chair
Shawn Neely, IEP ITP

Shawn Neely, IEP ITP

Communication Committee Co-Chair

“The work of the Communications Committee is focused on the creation, development and execution of various communication vehicles to generate interest and foster understanding of the title industry in Illinois. This includes the enhancement of ILTA’s role as a primary source of important, current, and relevant information relating to matters affecting title and escrow businesses in this State. The principal goal of the Committee’s efforts is to support the existing membership and encourage enrollment of new members into the Association. In addition, the Committee also works to strengthen public perception and consumer awareness of the industry.”

Education

Stan Czaja, ITP IEP

Stan Czaja, ITP IEP

Education Committee Co-Chair
Erin Jenner, ITP, IEP

Erin Jenner, ITP, IEP

Education Committee Co-Chair

“The ILTA Education Committee believes that the education and training of title insurance professionals is not only central to ILTA’s role as an association, but essential to long-term professional excellence in the title insurance industry.” To this end, the Education Committee fosters a culture of learning by providing opportunities and resources through assorted media, that:

  • Contribute to the continuing education and training of title agents, attorneys, escrow officers, title officers, and
  • Facilitate the education and training of real estate transaction professionals who wish to pursue excellence in the title insurance industry.

Finance

“The mission of the finance committee is to maintain a watchfulness over the operational budget of the association and in concert with the Treasurer assure the sound investment of the Association’s reserves.”

Legislation

Patrick Quist, ITP

Patrick Quist, ITP

Legislative Committee Co-Chair
G. Leigh Curry

G. Leigh Curry

Legislative Committee Co-Chair

“The mission of the legislative committee is to maintain a significant presence in the monitoring of legislation and/or establishment of position on bills that may impact the title insurance industry. The work of the committee includes working closely with the ILTA lobbyist to perfect industry visibility in the General Assembly, evaluation of bill content and establishment of legislative action plans.”

Membership

Randy Moore

Randy Moore

Membership Committee Co-Chair
Agnes Mroczkowski

Agnes Mroczkowski

Membership Committee Chair

“The mission of the membership committee is to explore ways to expand member services for sustainability; and to seek member feedback in an effort to create a stronger feeling of community within the industry”

Settlement Services

Mary Pellegrini

Mary Pellegrini

Settlement Services Committee Co-Chair
Mojca Anaya, IEP

Mojca Anaya, IEP

Settlement Services Committee Co-Chair

“The work of the settlement service committee is to be an advocate for closing agents and their settlement services personnel and to insure that the consumer’s experience at the closing table is professional. The work of the committee includes the evaluation and promotion of sound and ethical practices; and the development of professional networking opportunities within the title insurance community.”

Title Counsel

Scott Lascari, ITP

Scott Lascari, ITP

Title Counsel Committee Co-Chair
Deb Feinen

Deb Feinen

Title Counsel Committee Co-Chair

“To enable communication of issues and concerns and seek exchange of expertise, experience, and information of Association Members relating to real estate titles and transactions and to publish information as deemed relevant to Association Members and/or  to members of the real estate community and/or the public.”

ILTA-PAC

Amy Coats IEP

Amy Coats IEP

ILTA-PAC Committee Co-Chair
Scott LeClere, IEP ITP

Scott LeClere, IEP ITP

ILTA-PAC Committee Co-Chair

“The mission statement of the Illinois Land Title Association Political Action Committee (ILTA-PAC) is to help foster a climate within the Illinois General Assembly respectful of the work of land title insurance professionals in protecting the public record.” This is accomplished through:

  • Raising necessary funds to aid in the election (re-election) in a non-partisan environment of State lawmakers whose interests are aligned with those of ILTA.
  • Instilling a spirit of participation in the political system for the betterment of our industry.