First American To Host "Achieving The American Dream" Leadership Forum On October 27 In Washington D.C.

-Elected officials, business leaders and advocates to discuss homeownership, economic mobility and the challenges facing the nation’s Latino and African-American communities-

October 15, 2015, Santa Ana, Calif.,


First American Financial Corporation, a leading global provider of title insurance, settlement services and risk solutions for real estate transactions, is proud to host the "Achieving the American Dream" leadership forum. The event will bring together elected officials, business leaders, practitioners and advocates from all sides for an in-depth discussion on how to more broadly facilitate achieving the American Dream for the nation’s Latino and African-American communities.



Achieving the American Dream of homeownership and increasing economic mobility - these are important issues, especially as minority communities mature into the majority over the next 30 years. Bipartisan dialogue is critical to addressing the specific challenges the new "majority minority" faces in achieving economic mobility.



Featured speakers at the "Achieving the American Dream" leadership forum include:

  • Representative Loretta Sanchez (D-CA),
  • Former Governor Luis Fortuño (R-PR),
  • Representative Emanuel Cleaver, II (D-MO)
  • Barrett Burns, President and CEO, VantageScore Solutions
  • Gary Acosta, Co-Founder and CEO, National Association of Hispanic Real Estate Agents
  • Patty Arvielo, President, New American Funding
  • Cheryl Roberts, Executive Director, African-American Alliance for Homeownership
  • First American Vice Chair Kurt Pfotenhauer
  • First American Chief Economist Mark Fleming



Tuesday, October 27, 2015

11:45 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.



Rayburn House Office Building

Rooms B338 & B339

Washington D.C.


About First American:


First American Financial Corporation (NYSE: FAF) is a leading provider of title insurance, settlement services and risk solutions for real estate transactions that traces its heritage back to 1889. First American also provides title plant management services; title and other real property records and images; valuation products and services; home warranty products; property and casualty insurance; and banking, trust and investment advisory services. With revenues of $4.7 billion in 2014, the company offers its products and services directly and through its agents throughout the United States and abroad. All products and services are offered by operating subsidiaries. More information about the company can be found at