Marc Israel

President and Counsel

212-239-6531
misrael@mitnational.c­om

Marc is the President and Chief Counsel of MiT National Land Services, as well as the founder of its sister company the National Law Institute (NLI).  After graduating from Duke Law School in 1987, he practiced law in New York City for 17 years, including stints at the firms Milbank Tweed, Olshan Grundman, and Bachner Tally.  In 2004, he brought his many years of experience as an attorney to the title industry where he has closed billions of dollars of transactions for his attorney, developer, and lender clients.  Marc has also taken a leading role in the industry as an educator, teaching classes to thousands of attorneys, brokers, and title professionals, and is one of only a few people accredited by New York State to teach title insurance licensing classes.   His reputation as one of the most respected executives in the industry is well-earned.

Gary Thorsen

Senior Title Officer

646.561.4746
gthorsen@mitnational.com

Gary is the first, and quite often the last, person to touch any title report at MiT.  As such, he is the go-to person to identify and clear any title matter either at the time the report is produced, during the clearance process, or at the closing table. Gary's unique blend of deep title knowledge, an eye toward making problems go away, and a winning style with people make him a client favorite.  As the owner of his own title agency for many years before joining MiT, he has earned a well-deserved reputation as one of the best in the business.

Mike Dantzler

Closing Department and Post-Closing Manager


mdantzler@mitnational.com

Mike is a jack-of-all-trades with an encyclopedic knowledge base of the various esoteric recording requirements, taxes, and fees in every county in New York as well as state specific rules all over the country.  He first makes the closing process for MiT’s clients silky smooth on the front end and then makes sure everything gets recorded timely and efficiently on the back-end.  He oversees MiT’s Closing and Post-Closing Departments.

Simona Rosen

National Commercial Coordinator

646-561-4753
srosen@mitnational.com

Simona is an industry veteran with a well-earned reputation as one of the finest national commercial coordinators in the country.  Whether she is working on a $1+ billion, multi-state, multi-parcel transaction, or a single property in any of the 50 states, her deep knowledge and attention to detail make her a client favorite. She heads up the National Commercial Division at MiT.

Drew Cox

Senior Clearance Officer


dcox@mitnational.com

Drew is a detail oriented clearance officer whose stock in trade is to always be ahead of any title issues and to keep the client in the loop.  From the moment a title report is produced, Drew is proactively working on clearing issues so when the parties gear up to close 30 or 60 days later they find that Drew has already cleared everything for them. 

Lily Tam

Applications Supervisor


ltam@mitnational.com

Lily is a whirlwind of activity who springs into action when a new title is ordered, and shepherds and prods it along the way to make sure it gets out to the client quickly and efficiently.   With two decades of experience and warm relationships with MiT’s search vendors and surveyors, she uses those relationships to get things done quickly for MiT’s clients.

Valerie Reynolds

Recordings/Escrow Department


vreynolds@mitnational.com

Valerie is the warm and engaging voice on the other end of the phone assuring a client that everything will close smoothly the next morning on the closing that the client forgot to call in until the night before.  She runs the day-to-day operations of the Closing Desk and works closely with MiT’s clients and the various parties on the deal to ensure an easy closing process for everyone.

Cherish Bloodgood

Production Department Supervisor


cbloodgood@mitnational.com

Cherish got her first job in the title industry when she was 17 and hasn’t stopped since.  During her years in the business she has mastered just about every job there is in a title company.  As such, she is the perfect person to oversee the journey of a title order to title report and beyond.  Her laser-focus on customer service and super-fast responses make her a client favorite and an invaluable member of the MiT team.

Ruanna Sakols

Applications/Surveys

212-239-1000
rsakols@mitnational.com

A native of Chicago, Ruanna comes to her position at MiT having held senior sales and marketing positions at a few title companies during her ten years in New York.  She understands first-hand what clients need from their title company to do to get their deals closed, and works diligently to get all the little, and big, things done to make sure that happens.

Alec Dadisman

Senior Manager

646-647-2033
adadisman@mitnational.com

Alec is the Client Services Manager of MIT National Land Services and the Senior Director of its sister company, National Law Institute. Alec grew up in the South and attended Georgia Southern University where she graduated Summa Cum Laude with a B.A. in Management. In 2011, she earned her Master's degree from Georgia State University. After moving to New York, she worked for SoulCycle and Lululemon before joining the MIT Team in 2014.

Bryant Goulding

Vice President, Business Development

646-237-2569
bgoulding@mitnational.com

Bryant has over a decade worth of experience in the title insurance industry, on both the title production and sales ends of the business.  As such, he both understands what the client needs from their title company as well as how to get that done.  With unrelenting persistence, patience and charm he tackles the most difficult projects so the client gets what they need when they need it.  He oversees the MiT title production operation.    

Nick Malfitano

Vice President, Business Development

646-647-2034
nmalfitano@mitnational.com

Nick is a seasoned title insurance sales executive who has developed a deep and valuable business serving the residential and commercial legal and brokerage communities.  Prior to direct title sales, Nick was a banking executive, serving both a commercial/corporate and private financial client.

Roy Fenichel

Vice president, Business Development

646-647-2035
rfenichel@mitnational.com

Roy is an experienced title professional whose legal acumen and client focus have been key to MIT’s growth. As the National Law Institute's Director of CLE Programming, he is at the forefront of thought leadership for New York and New Jersey attorneys. Roy is licensed to practice law in New York and New Jersey, holds a law degree from Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, and graduated from Syracuse University.

Stephanie Lenti

Vice President, Business Development

646-647-2503
slenti@mitnational.com

Stephanie has been one of the leading producers in the title insurance industry for the past 10 years.  She has developed strong relationships with many of New York’s top real estate brokers, attorneys and lenders. She has the insight to foster relationships by adding value through introductions that result in transactions. Stephanie’s advanced degrees in economics and vast knowledge of real estate has made her one of the most sought after speakers, organizers, and teachers of real estate to the brokerage community.

Alon Steiner

Vice President Business Development

917-612-5713
asteiner@mitnational.com

With 17 years of experience in the Greater NYC market, Alon is a veteran title insurance professional.  He has been involved in hundreds of real estate transactions ranging from single-family homes to large multi-family and commercial properties.  His personal touch and knowledge of the real estate market has made him an invaluable asset to his attorney, investor, lender and broker clients.

Luis "Berto" Antuñano

Vice President, Business Development

978-767-3757
bantunano@mitnational.com

Luis began his career as a real estate broker and loan officer in his native Boston. After achieving Rookie of the Year, Diamond Club Member status, and being ranked in the Top 10 out of 75,000 executives nationwide, Luis was tapped to open and manage three offices for his company in the Boston area.  Following his dream to move to New York, Luis pivoted to the title insurance end of the real estate business where he quickly found success working closely with his broker, lender and attorney clients.

Sammy Calvo, Esq.

Vice President, Business Development

732-742-4419
scalvo@mitnational.com

As a practicing real estate attorney for many years, Sammy brings a unique skill set and perspective to the title insurance industry.  From his experience representing buyers, sellers, and lenders for thousands of closings, he has truly seen it all and, as such, is an essential resource for legal advice and know-how of the residential closing process.  Sammy is licensed to practice law in New York and New Jersey and holds a law degree from New York Law School.

Eddie Cassel

Senior Vice President Of Commercial Services


ecassel@mitnational.com

With over a decade of experience,  Eddie is a highly respected licensed title professional, having handled over $3 billion of transactions working with large national law firm and REIT clients.  His unique ability to network among successful professionals has led him to develop strong relationships which help has clients expand and grow their businesses.  Eddie is a state licensed title producer and prior to entering the title insurance industry, was a sports talk show host for eight years, hosting his own radio program “Cassel on Sports” on WEVD 1050AM.

Ron Greschner

Vice President, Business Development

917-951-9991
rgreschner@mitnational.com

Ron came to New York from his native Canada in 1974 as a high draft choice of the New York Rangers.  After playing for the Rangers for 16 years he took the skills he utilized on the hockey rink to the business world as a title insurance executive.   His relationships with the top developers, bankers, attorneys and others from his more than 40 years in New York have made Ron a valued resource to his clients and a key member of the MiT team.

Adam Berman, Esq.

Executive Vice President, Business Development

212-268-1538
aberman@mitnational.com

Adam is an attorney with a history of solving problems and creating value for his real estate clients. His legal and real estate knowledge run deep which make him that much more valuable to his title insurance clients. Adam is a graduate of Fordham Law School.

August Wolf

Commercial Business Development

860-422-5444
awolf@mitnational.com

After a successful career on Wall Street, Augie brought his energy and expertise to the title business. His knowledge of the capital markets, commercial real estate expertise, and deep personal network make him an invaluable resource for our team. A 1984 United States Olympic shot putter, he knows what makes a champion on the field and in the office: going above and beyond everyday for his clients. Augie is an honors graduate of Princeton University and a Trustee of the United States Olympic and Paralympic Foundation.

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