Thursday, September 7                       

10:00 am – 2:00 pm – Board Meeting 
11:00 am – 2:00 pm – Exhibitor Registration and Set Up
1:00 pm – 6:30 pm – Attendee Registration Opens
3:00 pm – 3:10 pm – Annual Meeting and Election of Officers
3:10 pm to 5:00 pm – Education – 2 hours MD and PA CE - pending
Claims Avoidance – 1 Hour pending
Speakers: Michael N. Russo, Jr., Council, Baradel, Kosmerl and Nolan, P.A., and Elizabeth Russo, MCP Title
Legislative Update – 1 Hour pending
Speaker: Susan Zuhowski, Esq. - Old Republic Title
5:30 pm – 7:00 pm – Exhibitor Showcase Grand Opening – Join us for cocktails. Network with our Exhibitors.
7:00 pm – 9:30 pm – Dinner provided by your Underwriters at Dutch’s at Silver Tree overlooking beautiful Deep Creek Lake. Transportation will be provided - and encouraged - if you plan to attend.
You must be registered for the Convention to attend this dinner.

Friday, September 8
7:30 am – 9:00 am – Breakfast with Exhibitors
8:00 am – 12:00 pm – Education – 2 hours MD and PA CE - pending
ALTA Speaker – 1 Hour pending
Speaker: Cynthia D. Blair, Esq., NTP - Blair Cato Pickren Casterline, LLC
Markets, Looking for Clues into the Economy’s Direction 
Speaker: Economist Anirban Basu, Esq. - Chairman and CEO, Sage Policy Group, Inc.
Texting, Tweeting, Trending: Connecting with Your Customers in the Digital Age 
Speaker: Cynthia A. McGovern, Ph.D. - CEO /First Lady of Sales, Orange Leaf Consulting 
Cyber Security - 1 Hour pending
Speaker: Theresa Ramond - Stewart Title Guaranty Company

1:00 pm – Golf at Lodestone
2:00 pm – 4:00 pm – White Water Rafting – You must register in advance. Fee is $40.
2:00 pm – 4:00 pm – Paint & Sip (Wisp Hotel) – You must register in advance. Fee is $40. 
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm – Enjoy cocktails with our Exhibitors. 
7:00 pm – 9:00 pm – Dinner and the Installation of our Board of Directors, along with membership awards.
9:00 pm – 11:00 pm – After Dinner, join us mountainside for a relaxing bonfire (with S’mores!), or show off your gambling skills at CASINO NIGHT!!!!

Saturday, September 9

7:30 am – 9:00 am – Breakfast with Exhibitors
8:30 am -10:30 am – Education – 2 hours MD and PA CE - pending
Historical Origins of Ethical Thinking – 2 hours of Ethics pending
Speaker: John Micciche, CLTP - WFG National Title Insurance Company




MLTA 2017 Fall Convention
Wisp Resort
McHenry, MD
September  7- 9

Your TRIBE has spoken.
Join us at Wisp Resort where we'll
OutEducate, OutNetwork, and OutPlay!

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Convention Materials


Friday Part One

Friday Part Two






Anirban Basu -  Fall Convention Speaker

Our Friday morning speaker will be Anirban Basu, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Sage Policy Group Inc., an economic and policy consulting firm headquartered in Baltimore, MD. In both 2007 and 2016, The Daily Record selected Mr. Basu as one of Maryland’s 50 most influential people. 
Join us at the MLTA 2017 Fall Convention and hear Mr. Basu’s presentation:
Markets, Looking for Clues into the Economy’s Direction. 


Wine Me Up and Silent Auction

Wine Me Up Information and Form

We are pleased to announce the return of Wine Me Up, the very popular Wine-Pull, and The Silent Auction. In past years, both events were hugely successful, and we ask you to support these events again this year by donating gift certificates, merchandise, services, or simply a bottle of wine.

Proceeds benefit Garrett Mentors, Inc., founded to provide adult mentoring to Garrett County children Pre-K through fifth grade.

2017 Exhibitors and Sponsors


Capital Bank 


Entrust Solutions

Fidelity National Title Group 

First American Title Insurance Co. 

First Virginia Community Bank 

Four Seasons Title 

Landtech Data Corporation 

Mercury Abstracts, LLC

Old Republic Title 

RamQuest, Inc. 

Revere Bank





The Security Title Guaranty Co.

Title Resources Guaranty Corp. of Baltimore 

Washington First Bank 

WFG National Title Insurance Co.