Event Detail


MLTA 2024 Spring Seminar
Monday, April 8, 2024 | 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Minneapolis Marriott Northwest, Brooklyn Park


Early Bird Pricing Ends March 25, 2024

  • MLTA Member Rate:  $70.00
  • Non-Member Rate:  $140.00

After March 25, 20234

  • MLTA Member Rate:  $90.00
  • Non-Member Rate:  $180.00

Members must be logged in before registering to receive the member discount. Please indicate if you have any dietary restrictions.


Minneapolis Marriott Northwest
7025 Northland Drive North
Brooklyn Park, MN 55428

Book your room by March 18, 2024 to receive a special group rate. Mention MLTA for $144 USD per night.

Preliminary Agenda

8:00 – 9:00                  Registration and Continental Breakfast

9:00 – 9:05                  Welcome and President’s Remarks, Dawn Anderson, Stewart Title

9:05 – 9:30                  Legislation Updates, Hylden Advocacy & Law

9:30 – 10:15                Minnesota Real Estate and Economic Outlook, David Arbit, Minneapolis Association of Realtors

10:15 – 10:30              Break

10:30 – 11:30              The Current Fraud Environment, Tyler Adams, CertifID

11:30 – 12:30              Lunch

12:30 – 1:30                Rewards of AI, Bill Svoboda, CloseSimple

1:30 – 1:45                  Break

1:45 – 2:45                  Breakout Session #1: A Discussion about Claims, moderated by Brandt Keefe, Stewart Title

                                    Barbara Gilmore, Old Republic National Title Insurance Company

                                    Rolf Lindberg, Stewart Title Guaranty Company

                                    Liam Shay, First American Title Insurance Company

                                    Chad Novak, Westcor Land Title Insurance Company

                                    - or -

                                    Breakout Sessions #2: A Current View of RON, moderated by Sharon Thomas, Midland Title

                                    Sarah Hanson, Wings Credit Union

                                    Amber Bougie, Hennepin County

                                    Sue Tahtinen, Midland Title

2:45 – 3:00                  Break                                                              

3:00 – 3:15                  MLTA Updates

3:15 – 4:00                  Update on Real Time Payment, Matt Sargent, Luminate Bank

4:00 – 5:00                  Happy Hour, Young Title Professionals networking opportunity 

Exhibitor Opportunities

Booth Fee: $200 which includes:

  • (1) 6’ x 30” table and chair
  • (1) registration to the program. Additional registrants must register at the full program rate. Registration is available at www.mlta.org.
  • Listing in an on-site handout

Power: $50 | Internet: No charge

Click here to download an order form.

Sponsorship Opportunities

Sponsors receive a listing in an onsite handout and logos will be featured on event signage. Lunch sponsor logo(s) appear on dining tables tent cards.


Melissa Hansen
Old Republic National Title Insurance Co.
(612) 336-7191 | mhansen@OldRepublicTitle.com  


Dawn Pearson
Edina Realty Title
(952) 928-5216 | dawnpearson@edinarealtytitle.com

Registration Policy

  • If you require special meals or other accommodations to fully participate in this event, please explain while registering.
  • Photographs will be taken throughout the event which may be used in future MLTA promotional materials. By virtue of your attendance, you agree to MLTA’s use of your likeness in said promotional materials.
  • Business attire.

Thank You to Our Sponsors and Exhibitors!