A knowledgeable and customer-focused title professional, Mary provides underwriting guidance and support to our valued agents. You can count on her to provide you with the highest level of personalized customer service that ensures peace of mind for homebuyers and sellers and the professionals that serve them.
Mary brings over 22 years of industry experience to her position. A valuable resource and a wealth of title industry information, Mary began her career in the title industry in 1996 as an assistant regional counsel for a national title underwriter where she handled underwriting, claims, and auditing in six states including Indiana. As regional counsel for another national title underwriter, her responsibilities included underwriting and claims for 16 states and the District of Columbia. Mary’s seven years in private practice concentrated on real estate litigation and commercial transactions. Prior to being a Deputy Prosecuting Attorney for the Prosecuting Attorney of Marion County, Mary graduated from Butler University with a Bachelor of Arts in international studies and received her Juris Doctor from Indiana University School of Law – Indianapolis. She is the 2018-2019 Chair of the Real Property Committee of the Probate, Trust, & Real Property Section (PTRP) of the Indiana State Bar Association and previously served as the 2017-2018 Section Chair. Her volunteer work with the Indiana Land Title Association (ILTA) includes three years as Education Chair, forming the ILTA Pathway at Ivy Tech: Title Industry Program, and serving on the ILTA Government Affairs Committee. Mary is a current and former editor of ILTA’s Handbook and PTRP newsletter, an accredited speaker who frequently delivers presentations on real estate matters and a member of the First American Fraud Prevention Practice Group and Native American Lands Practice Group.
Every day First American delivers timely, accurate information with expertise and integrity while adhering to the highest standards of financial stability and professional responsibility. Becoming an agent of First American gives you the necessary tools to be successful in this ever-changing real estate market. Please contact Mary today to find out how First American’s nationwide strength, local expertise and friendly service can work for you.