Kara Elgin - welcome aboard

Welcome Kara B. Elgin as Associate Underwriting Counsel in Missouri, Kansas, and Nebraska

Elgin brings fourteen years of experience in real estate law to the new position.

          LONGMONT, Colo. (March 12, 2020) – Alliant National Title Insurance Company, a unique title insurance underwriter that partners with independent agents to improve their competitive position in the marketplace, announces the hiring of Kara B. Elgin, Esq., Associate Underwriting Counsel for Missouri, Kansas, and Nebraska.

          Elgin brings fourteen years of experience in real estate law to the new position, and affords Alliant National the opportunity to bring her level of expertise and commitment to the company’s 500+ independent agents. “My previous experience in title and real estate has been a building block for the work we’ll be doing in Missouri, Kansas and Nebraska on behalf of Alliant National’s independent agents,” says Elgin. “I am excited to be associated with a company with this level of growth and stellar reputation.”

          Elgin’s duties at Alliant National include supporting independent title agents by making sound underwriting risk decisions, providing analysis and guidance on relevant federal and state laws, and developing and presenting educational materials and underwriting resources.

          “Kara is an asset to our Alliant National team on many levels,” says Margaret Cook, Deputy General Counsel and Senior Vice President of Alliant National Title Insurance Company. “Kara’s positive attitude, experience and knowledge, coupled with her ability to align her talents with our independent agents and their goals, helps create continued growth for Alliant National.”

          Elgin received a Bachelor of Science from Central Missouri State University, majoring in political science, and her Juris Doctor from the University of Missouri at Kansas City School of Law.

          Alliant National distinguishes itself from competitors by combining strong underwriting capability with independent agents’ in-depth knowledge of local markets. The result is a nationwide network with deep roots in local communities, and a wealth of expertise that is flexible, nuanced and continuously growing.

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ABOUT ALLIANT NATIONAL TITLE INSURANCE COMPANY

The Independent Underwriter for The Independent Agent® – Alliant National believes in empowering people to thrive.

The company protects the dreams of property owners with secure title insurance and partners with 500+ trusted independent title agents as a licensed underwriter in 25 states and the District of Columbia, with annual revenues exceeding $126 million.

Press Release re: Rodney Andeson's promotion to Executive Vice President and National Agency Manager

Alliant National Announces Addition of Executive Vice-President and National Agency Manager

Anderson brings over 30 years’ experience in agency operations and leadership

LONGMONT, Colo. (Feb. 20, 2020) – Alliant National Title Insurance Company, a unique title insurance underwriter that partners with independent agents to improve their competitive position in the marketplace, announces that Rodney Anderson has been promoted to Executive Vice President and National Agency Manager, effective immediately.

Anderson will expand his current responsibilities for developing, marketing and managing Alliant National’s Southwest Region Agency operations to include national market expansion and oversight of the company’s 25 licensed state agency operations.

Anderson will be a member of the senior Executive Leadership Team working to aggressively expand Alliant National’s footprint. “I am honored that our CEO and ownership group, Presidio Partners, has placed their trust in me with such a key role within Alliant National,” says Anderson. “Throughout my career I have worked to support the independent agent, and I look very forward to working with the agency team assembled at Alliant National to help independent agents across the country.”

Anderson is a seasoned real estate and title insurance industry expert with over thirty years’ experience in agency operations as the current Southwest Regional Manager for Alliant National, former co-owner of an independent title agency, and agency operations manager for a national independent agency. In addition, Mr. Anderson served three full terms as a State Representative in the Texas Legislature.  

“It is not often one gets the opportunity to work side by side with an industry professional of Rodney’s caliber,” says David Sinclair, Alliant National president and CEO.

“His unique experience combined with his passion for independent agents makes him the perfect person to lead our agency team, particularly at this juncture of accelerated company growth.”

Alliant National distinguishes itself from competitors by combining strong underwriting capability with independent agents’ in-depth knowledge of local markets. The result is a nationwide network with deep roots in local communities, and a wealth of expertise that is flexible, nuanced and continuously growing.

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ABOUT ALLIANT NATIONAL TITLE INSURANCE COMPANY

The Independent Underwriter for The Independent agent® – Alliant National believes in empowering people to thrive.

The company protects the dreams of property owners with secure title insurance and partners with 500+ trusted independent title agents as a licensed underwriter in 25 states and the District of Columbia, with annual revenues exceeding $126 million.

Welcome David Hoffman

Alliant National Announces Hiring of David Hoffman

Hoffman brings over 25 years’ experience in all aspects of title insurance as Assistant Vice President and State Agency Manager: Missouri, Kansas and Nebraska

LONGMONT, Colo. (Feb. 10, 2020) – Alliant National Title Insurance Company, a unique title insurance underwriter that partners with independent agents to improve their competitive position in the marketplace, announces the hiring of David Hoffman as Assistant Vice President and State Agency Manager for Missouri, Kansas and Nebraska.

For over 25 years, Hoffman has been a licensed title producer in Missouri and Kansas. Hoffman brings a particular passion to the new position, in part because of his decades of service, but also because of the Alliant National commitment to independent agents. “I’ve been very fortunate to work in all facets of the title business which has allowed me to provide a greater insight and understanding when working with agents,” says Hoffman.

“I am extremely proud to be associated with a company with a singular focus – the independent title agency,” he adds. “I’m passionate about the title industry and about the opportunity to make a difference. I am committed to the high Alliant National standards.”

Hoffman’s duties at Alliant National include:  management and maintenance of agency network; growing the agency network; consulting with agents to provide education, marketing, sales, and strategic growth support; and representing Alliant National at industry events.

“David brings to Alliant National his commitment to our culture of helping others,” says Manoj Purohit, Alliant National Senior Vice President, Central-West Regional Manager. “His wealth of knowledge and experience, combined with his passion for the industry, makes him a perfect fit to serve our agents and ensure their continued growth and success.”

Hoffman took his B.A. from William Jewell College in public relations, advertising and applied communication. He is an avid fly fisherman, golfer and dedicated “foodie.” He has two daughters and lives in Kansas City, Mo.

Alliant National distinguishes itself from competitors by combining strong underwriting capability with independent agents’ in-depth knowledge of local markets. The result is a nationwide network with deep roots in local communities, and a wealth of expertise that is flexible, nuanced and continuously growing.

Visit alliantnational.com for additional information.


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ABOUT ALLIANT NATIONAL TITLE INSURANCE COMPANY

The Independent Underwriter for The Independent Agent® – Alliant National believes in empowering people to thrive.

The company protects the dreams of property owners with secure title insurance and partners with 500+ trusted independent title agents as a licensed underwriter in 24 states and the District of Columbia, with annual revenues exceeding $126 million.

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Margaret Cook Receives Outstanding Achievement Award from the Land Title Association of Colorado

Margaret Cook Receives Outstanding Achievement Award from the Land Title Association of Colorado

LONGMONT, Colo. (Oct. 10, 2019) – Margaret M. Cook, Deputy General Counsel and Sr. Vice President of Alliant National Title Insurance Co., recently received an Outstanding Achievement Award from the Land Title Association of Colorado (LTAC).

The award is given to honor recipients who have provided significant contributions in the title insurance industry. Meghan Pfanstiel, Executive Director of Land Title Association of Colorado explained the criteria for the award:

“We look for that person who has made an outstanding achievement to our industry as a whole, one who has assisted with moving the industry toward a positive change, and participated in something that provided public recognition of the title industry. We look for that person who has provided needed education to others in the industry outside their own company and business relationships, or they have made other outstanding achievements that benefited the industry as a whole.”

Margaret has served in numerous capacities in the title insurance industry. She has served on the Legislative Committee, Education Committee, Membership Committee, and the Convention Committee for LTAC, and is a Past-President of the Association and former member of the Board of Directors. She has also taught several classes for the Association, including the Title Licensing class for more than six years. She is also Past-Chair of the Colorado Title Advisory Council.

She works with the American Land Title Association (ALTA) on a national level as a member of the Title Insurance Counsel Committee and the National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC) Liaison Committee. She has also been invited to speak on various title industry related topics at numerous conventions across the country.

“I am humbled by this recognition from LTAC and appreciate the opportunities I have had to work with talented people at the association and throughout the title insurance industry,” says Margaret. “It’s been a privilege participating in our noble work of safeguarding the real property records.

“Alliant National Title Insurance Company has been a great place to work for the past nine years. The Company encourages community involvement, and has allowed me to allocate some of my time and company resources to give back to the industry,” she added.

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About Alliant National Title Insurance Company

The Independent Underwriter for The Independent Agent® – Alliant National believes in empowering people to thrive.

The company protects the dreams of property owners with secure title insurance and partners with 500+ trusted independent title agents as a licensed underwriter in 24 states and the District of Columbia, with annual revenues exceeding $126 million.

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Bob Grubb Named Vice-Chairman of Holding Company for Alliant National Title Insurance Co.

Grubb helped grow the company into the nation’s largest independent underwriter that does not compete with agents and will remain on the company’s Board of Directors

LONGMONT, Colo. (Sept. 25, 2019) – Alliant National Title Insurance Co. announced today that Bob Grubb has been named the Vice-Chairman of Presidio ATC Holdco, LLC, and has passed on operational duties as President and CEO of Alliant National. Grubb will continue to be an integral part of the company as a member of the Alliant National Board of Directors and a shareholder.

Bob Grubb

Grubb is a co-founder of the company, which launched in 2005 as a regional underwriter operating in Colorado with a few key agents and first year revenues of $131,000. Today the company underwrites for 537 agents in 24 states, with 86 employees and revenues of $126 million. For nearly 15 years, Grubb has led the company that is now the largest independent underwriter in the nation with no direct operations to compete against its agents.

“Bob’s passion for helping people, and his challenge to employees to really see each other as people, and be genuinely curious about the needs of agents, has created the culture that drives Alliant National’s success,” said Phyllis Mulder, Chief Legal Officer of Alliant National. “The culture Bob created will very much remain at the forefront of who we are and how we do business.”

Alliant National’s board has selected David Sinclair as President. Sinclair came to Alliant National in 2011 and has served as Alliant National’s Chief Operating Officer and Chief Technology Officer where he has been integral to the company’s operational and technological development.

“David and I have worked together for several years to reach this day, and as the company transitions, we will continue to work together, in service to independent agents and our people,” Grubb said. “David is strategic, incredibly smart, and uniquely capable of leading Alliant National into the future.”

Scott Hendrickson, CFO and company co-founder added, “David is the natural choice to lead Alliant National. He understands the needs of our agents and has an eye on technology and the future. He is committed to upholding Bob’s legacy, and we are excited to support David as he helps position Alliant National – and our agents – for even greater success.”

Visit alliantnational.com for additional information.


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About Alliant National Title Insurance Company

The Independent Underwriter for The Independent Agent® – Alliant National believes in empowering people to thrive.

The company protects the dreams of property owners with secure title insurance and partners with 500+ trusted independent title agents as a licensed underwriter in 24 states and the District of Columbia, with annual revenues exceeding $126 million.

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