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2901 E. Camelback Rd., Suite 100, Phoenix, AZ 85016
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Phoenix/Biltmore – Central & Commercial Offices

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The Phoenix/Biltmore branch of Clear Title Agency of Arizona is the center of our universe. It is our central office and home to our esteemed Commercial Division, our Title Administration and our Customer Service & Marketing Division.

Administration

Danita Francis
It’s hard managing everything, but Brandy does it in stride! Her bio will be up shortly.
Lyle Starr
Lyle Starr is an Arizona transplant from Coos Bay, Oregon. He moved here in 1978 and attended South Mountain High School in Phoenix. Lyle brings the utmost integrity and values to his Clear Title sales executive position. He never fails to zero in on situations finding an angle to build and achieve both skill sets and goals.
Stefan Henkel
Stefan is busy managing our database and will have a bio up shortly!
Elizabeth Barrow
In 1972, Elizabeth Barrow made the move out west to Arizona with her family. Growing up Elizabeth watched both of her parent’s hard-working characteristics unfold. Led by example she instilled a strong work ethic right from the very beginning of her career. Elizabeth has been working in the title and escrow industry for 30 years.

When Elizabeth first dipped her toes in the title industry she was unaware of what the word escrow even meant. Starting at the front desk she learned and grew from working with some truly remarkable individuals. Over the course of her career, she was guided further into the business. Elizabeth’s dedication and undying commitment has helped her gain as much knowledge as she could throughout the years. Eventually, Elizabeth had the opportunity to manage her own branch which she gladly accepted. In 2008, Elizabeth joined Clear Title Agency of Arizona. She is currently working as an Escrow Accounting Manager. This position is a very different experience for her. Elizabeth’s essential duties include recon on a daily basis, as well as handling all outgoing and incoming wires. Her enthusiasm and drive for this new opportunity continues to excite Elizabeth every day.

Raising a happy, healthy and motivated son is Elizabeth’s most proud achievement. Family is her number one priority; she is often found spending time with her son and two grandchildren. She also enjoys traveling, reading and hiking.

Brent Ledda
Originally from San Diego, California, Brent Ledda made his way to Arizona in 2004. After attending high school in San Diego, Brent enrolled at Arizona State University for some time. Brent is a particularly patient and an exceedingly driven individual. Brent’s youth and high interest in new technology allows him to accomplish his duties in the workplace. He is most complimented on his trustworthiness, loyalty and his fun-loving, goofy personality.

Clear Title marks the start of Brent’s professional career. He began with the company as an Accounting Clerk and soon after was offered a full time position as an Accountant. He has learned a wide variety of valuable skills on his climb up to his current position. Growing up Brent was always fascinated with how businesses operated and how companies made their profits. He enjoys the technical side of the industry and strives to tackle challenges he is unfamiliar with. Brent holds onto the strong family atmosphere that Clear Title provides. He finds joy and satisfaction in being able to help other employees with any issues that may arise, especially related to spreadsheets and data entry. Brent is passionate about continuing to sharpen his skills and abilities in regards to accounting and information technology to provide a wonderful experience throughout.

When Brent is not analyzing and organizing data into reports, you can find him spending time with his wonderful wife, fishing, cooking, or reading up on the latest tech and business news.

Evelyn Alvidrez
Evelyn is busy making sure that everything is operating smoothly and organizing the workforce, but she’ll have her bio up shortly.
Evelyn Alvidrez
Elda is very busy making sure the office is organized. Her bio will be up soon!
Shelley Button
Shelley comes to Clear Title with over 30 years of experience in the industry.  She is native to Arizona and has never lived anywhere else! She attended Camelback High School and Phoenix College and has one son, named Christopher and a Pomeranian/Chi Wawa named Frankie.Shelley enjoys this industry and is often motivated by Brandy Kirby, as she has been in this industry for a long time and continues to amaze Shelley on a daily basis.  Shelley also loves seeing the happiness of a first time home buyer and the satisfaction/reward of closing a difficult transaction.  She is a great listener and is often complimented on her communication skills and eye for detail, all the while doing it with a smile.  It doesn’t hurt that she is often described as energetic, detailed and motivated!
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Commercial

Carol Rieger
Carol Rieger began her career as a commercial real estate paralegal in New England over 25 years ago and eventually made her way back to Arizona where she continued her career as a commercial real estate paralegal for Streich Lang (now Quarles & Brady). She transitioned to the title and escrow industry over 13 years ago as a commercial escrow officer and has managed several escrow branches throughout her tenure in the Valley. Her career has allowed her to acquire experience and knowledge in all aspects of the real estate industry, with her specialty being commercial and builder escrow transactions.  She has earned her success through consistent business development efforts, exceptional customer service skills and the knowledge to put her clients at ease when handling commercial real estate transactions. Carol joined Clear Title in 2012 as VP of Commercial Escrow  in our Commercial Escrow Division.
Amy Osborn
Amy Osborn was born in Chickasha, OK. She moved to Arizona in 1996 and started her career in the escrow industry as an escrow assistant. It didn’t take Amy long to channel her love for the industry into working her way up to becoming an escrow officer in 1997. At the time, she was responsible for mostly new home construction and ventured into a variety of projects working with clients in 2009.

Amy is currently an Escrow Officer within the Clear Title family and utilizes her total of 19 years in the industry to deliver top-tier service. Her philosophy on life is to “be nice,” and she brings that into the workplace every day. She carries herself with professionalism and a happy thoughtful attitude. She is often complimented on by clients that she is a joy to work with in addition to her organizational efficiency.

During her free time she enjoys spending her day at the golf course. She also is passionate about yoga, pilates, and a healthy lifestyle.

Amy Osborn

Dina Hart brings to Clear Title Agency of Arizona more than 24 years of experience providing closing services in multifaceted commercial real estate transactions.  Managing commercial real estate transactions from the receipt of the contract through funding and disbursement.  Dina maintains a professional closing experience and works to resolve complex issues that arise, clearly communicating status of the transaction throughout.  Her role is to represent truthfully and in detail, managing, coordinating and calculating closings with lenders, developers, real estate agents, buyers and sellers.

A native to Arizona, Dina previously worked at Security Title Agency and First American Title. She has two daughters and one grandson which she never runs out of hugs for.  Her favorite activities include time with family, reading, movies and exploring places throughout Arizona.

Amy Osborn
As the Assistant Vice President of Commercial Sales for Clear Title Agency of Arizona, Belinda Rosthenhausler is focused on the continued market growth of the commercial title division, with a strategic emphasis on marketing and new account acquisitions.

Rosthenhausler is also responsible for building relationships with commercial brokers, real estate developers, investors, lenders, and attorneys.

Rosthenhausler previously worked for Security Title Agency in the same role. Her experience includes Vice President and SBA Business Development Officer at Meadows Bank, Vice President and SBA Development Officer at National Bank of Arizona, and Vice President and SBA Development Officer at Metro Phoenix Bank.

Rosthenhausler is a board member and candidate for Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM), she’s a committee member with Valley Partnership, a board member for Workshops for Youth & Families, and is affiliated with NAIOP Arizona, the Society of Industrial and Office Realtors (SIOR), and the Arizona Self-Storage Association.

Rostenhausler was born and raised in Tucson. She is first generation American from a family of entrepreneurs and independent business owners in Arizona and Mexico.

Frieda Jimenez

Frieda has joined Clear Title Agency of Arizona as a Commercial Escrow Officer.   Her role is to effectively manage complex commercial real estate transactions, issuing title insurance products and related endorsements with the highest level of customer service.Frieda has over 23 years of experience in legal, title, and escrow requirements associated with a wide variety of commercial transactions.  She brings a great deal of knowledge, the ability to exercise independent judgment and the experience necessary to efficiently handle situations which may arise during the escrow and settlement process.

A native of Florence, AZ, Frieda previously worked at Thomas Title and First American Title. She attended Central Arizona College in Coolidge and has lived in Phoenix for 16 years. She has two daughters and her favorite activities include reading, cooking, exploring and traveling throughout Europe. She has visited London three times.

Title

Scott Pearson

Scott Pearson moved to the valley of the sun in 1991 and has lived there for the last 26 years. He attended Show Low High School. He continued his education and received Bachelor degrees in Business Management and Marketing in 2007 from the University of Phoenix.Scott has worked in the title and escrow industry for 26 years, starting from the ground up. He is a strong believer that success is not determined by the stuff you can acquire but from the willingness to work hard in all aspects of life. That belief shines through in Scott’s strong work ethic. He was awarded the Robert E. Rummage Eye of Success Award in 2016 in recognition to his dedication to success.

He considers himself to be very blessed to be able to have experienced working within just about every department within the title industry. Because of this experience he is able to understand and assist with any issues that may arise, proving to be an outstanding asset to this company.

In 2012, Scott joined Clear Title Agency and is currently the Chief Title Officer. Scott holds a strong importance on family which is why his transition to Clear Title was so seamless due to the family nature of this company.

Scott has been married to his wife for 25 years and has 6 kids; Spencer, Sheldon, Shea, Seth, Samuel and Sophie Jean. He devotes his time away from the office to his family and church. Scott has also been involved in various service projects for Helping Hands and has served as a volunteer in several capacities within Boy Scouts of America.

Shari Rohrich
Arizona has been home for Shari since moving to the valley with her family in the 1970’s. She was born in San Francisco, California. Upon graduating from Moon Valley High School, Shari received her bachelors in theology from the Pacific Coast Bible College. Her philosophy in life is to do the little things right while taking pride in your work. Shari is no stranger to committing to the details of her work.

Shari’s invaluable skillset is vast and has been accumulated over her 30-plus years in the industry. She has experience with just about every task from microfiche to managing the title department. In the past, Shari has successfully co-managed for a company that serviced up to 45 escrow branches. She has been a family member at Clear Title since January of 2011 and is currently a title department manager. Her drive to pitch in and help others whenever possible is greatly appreciated by both clients and those in the office.

Parallel to her professional skills, Shari’s hobbies are just as versatile. She enjoys spending her spare time on both artsy and sporty activities. Sometimes she can be found designing florals and decorating while other times she can be found playing racquetball or cheering on her favorite football team.

Shari Rohrich
Nick Velimirovich is a seasoned title and escrow professional with over 30 years in the title insurance industry. Nick started his career in 1974 at US Life Title Insurance Company in Phoenix, Arizona in the Customer Service Department.

Over the next 22 years, Nick rose to the position of Arizona District Manager and Vice President for US Life Title and its predecessor United Title Agency. In 1996, after the sale of United Title, Nick teamed with his long-time colleague and business partner Jim Clifford to join Capital Title Group (NASDAQ: CTGI) and open a division of Capital Title Agency of Arizona in Maricopa County.

During a seven year span from 1996 to 2003, Nick was instrumental in growing the Maricopa County division of Capital Title to include twenty four branch locations with annual revenues exceeding $20MM.

In 2003 Nick, who had become recognized as industry leader, joined the Talon Group (a division of First American Title Insurance Company) as Chief Executive Officer of their Arizona operations. Starting with only three branches, Nick was successful in growing the Talon Group’s operations in Arizona to include 14 locations, with over $24,000,000.00 in annual revenues.

In January of 2011, Nick joined Clear Title of Arizona Nick has previously served on the Arizona Mortgage Bankers Association, and is a member of the Land Title Association of Arizona.as the Chief Financial Officer and a Principal partner in the Company.

Nate Berg
Nate is always on the move, but he’ll have his bio up shortly.
Shirley Watkins
Though born in Colorado Springs, Colorado, Shirley Watkins is a long-time resident of Arizona and has lived in the in various parts of the greater Phoenix area for 38 years. She attended Lake Havasu High school and both Mohave Community College and Paradise Valley Community College. Shirley embarked on her career path in the industry nearly two decades ago. Her 17 years of experience in the industry are applied every day to her role as Title Officer within Clear Title.

Shirley has been a part of the Clear Title family since 2010. Her unparalleled ability to research and report has made her invaluable to both the team and to clients. Shirley ensures a clear title for every transaction. It’s this dedication and diligence that leaves clients constantly complimenting her level of service. She is a strong advocate in gathering wisdom along the way to create the best present-self possible, both personally and professionally.

Shirley loves nothing more than her three children and five grandchildren. Family is her priority. She enjoys spending her free time with them whether doing board games, watching a movie, or relaxing on a Saturday afternoon having a barbecue.

Shirley Watkins
Becky is busy recording documents, but her bio will be up before you know it!
Shirley Watkins
Terri is busy at work, but her bio will be up before you know it!

Customer Service & Marketing

Gabe Rushing
Gabe Rushing is a marketing and public affairs professional with over 15 years of experience working with Fortune 500 Companies, Health Systems and Health Care Providers, National Trade organizations, Political Candidates, and Government Agencies to spearhead and execute marketing campaigns while leveraging the communication opportunities created by technology.

Previously serving  as the Director of Marketing and Communications for Meritus, Gabe’s responsibilities included planning, development and implementation of the health plan’s marketing, member engagement, public relations and communications strategies with primary emphasis on membership growth and retention

Additionally, Gabe’s experience includes works as the Marketing and Public Relations Manager for Maricopa Integrated Health System and was responsible for creative direction and management of the health systems’ overall marketing efforts, web platforms and digital marketing strategies.

Prior to working for the Maricopa Integrated Health System, Gabe served as the Senior Account Manager for IWS, a marketing agency with Arizona and DC offices. In that role Gabe directed marketing strategies and daily deliverables for large clients including; Freeport McMoRan Copper & Gold, The US Chamber of Commerce, First Things First, Maricopa Integrated Health System, Mercy Maricopa, and Home Assist Health.

Gabe is a native Arizonan and a graduate of Arizona State University with a degree in Political Science and Public Relations. Gabe is happy to call Central Phoenix home with his wife Caty and daughter Juniper.

Jenna Ramsey
Jenna was born in Boise, Idaho but considers Arizona home as she has lived here most of her life.  She is a single mother of 4 children, ranging in age from college to 1st grade.  Jenna’s positive outlook on life comes from taking 100% responsibility for her environment and actions.  She strongly believes that “We cannot solve our problems with the same thinking we used when we created them”- Albert Einstein.

Jenna comes to Clear Title with 20 years of marketing field experience.  She began her career in the merchandising department at SkyMall Magazine, she then owned and operated her own business for 8 years, which provided marketing consultation and services for entrepreneurs and small businesses.  In addition, for 7 years, she worked with The Rainmaker Institute providing marketing consulting services to small and mid-sized law firms.  Many of the programs The Rainmaker Institute provides were developed by Jenna as she acted as their Client Services Director, managing a team of up to 20 people.  This position also allowed her the opportunity to travel all over the United States to provide marketing workshops for attorneys and small law firms.

Jenna’s philosophy on life is to be kind and to be strong, and not to sacrifice one for the other.  Her greatest life lesson is to embrace failure.  She has learned she will… and will be wiser for it.  In the past, she volunteered for many years at the Child Crisis Center and served as a mentor to young women in her church.  In her free time, she loves reading, creative writing, long distance running, and professional development.  In 2016, Jenna was honored to receive the Clear Title – 10 commitments award for Relationships.  She hopes to grow with Clear Title for many years as she further develops her leadership, marketing and client service skills.

Andy Floyd
It takes a lot of time and care working with our clients, but Andy will have his bio up shortly.
Abhay Thakur

Abhay is busy getting his creative juices flowing, his bio will be up soon.

Robert Cereghinit
Robert’s bio will be up before you know it!
Chante Didier
Chante will have her bio up soon!

Branch Testimonials

"I have high expectations when it comes to service and I’m happy to say that Carol and Clear Title exceed those expectations. Her experience, consistency, and dependability have really set her apart from people I have worked with in the past. Carol’s team creates a perfect balance of customer service and a personal touch. Their exceptional work has led to many transactions closing with ease and timeliness. I have been in the business a very long time and feel confident highly recommending Carol and the rest of the dedicated team at Clear Title. I look forward to successfully closing many future transactions!"
"I have been using Clear Title for the last 5 years and could not be more pleased with my experience! After my first transaction with them I recognized how hard they worked and the level of detail they provide was exceptional! Carol Rieger first caught my attention with her extensive amount of knowledge and prompt follow ups. We have worked together on several other transactions since that time. She continues to amaze me with the amount of passion and enthusiasm she has for her clients! I am very grateful for having met Carol and her wonderful team!"
"I recently used Clear Title’s commercial department to handle a transaction and couldn’t be more pleased with my experience! I have worked with a lot of great commercial escrow officers over the last 30 years, but none of them were better than Carol (Rieger)…she can see the forest through the trees and understands the end game. She is attentive, has a wonderful demeanor and is professional! Carol went above and beyond during our transaction together! The whole process was handled with ease which tremendously helped eliminate a lot of stress. Carol has an extensive amount of knowledge and understands the importance of the transactions as well as the relationship we build during the process. She is quick and follows up promptly. I could not be happier with the services I received. In the end, I would definitely refer her to all of my family and friends. Everyone needs a Title company who is going to make the closing as smooth as Carol did! Thank you!"
"Carol has been the escrow agent for several complex commercial transactions with some of the Bank’s best clients and has consistently provided excellent service and a seamless closing regardless of what challenges have been presented. It’s important that we provide our clients with top notch service and Carol has helped us do that."
"I would like to thank you for having such a great employee, Carol Rieger. We just closed on the Cascade loan that took 3 years to complete. She was so patient during the process. We have worked on numerous transactions with her and she has a unique way of smoothing out the turbulence that commercial deals can encounter. She and Dave (my attorney) get along great and we both appreciate working with her, she is an excellent commercial escrow officer. I wanted to thank you for having her on your commercial team at Clear Title, and if you don’t mind please tell her what a great job she’s doing; I would appreciate it."
"Carol and the Clear Title team have impressed me since day one of our five year relationship and I couldn’t imagine working with anyone else. Her incredible work ethic combined with her can-do attitude always puts me at ease.  I feel extremely comfortable knowing how well-informed and up to date on current policy she is and that every transaction will be taken care of promptly and professionally. A big “Thank You!” to Carol for all her hard work!"
"Working with Carol on this project has been a pleasure.  It is apparent that she genuinely takes pride in her work.  She has proven to be dependable and extremely efficient in her communication with all parties.  I am very impressed by the level of professionalism that Carol and the rest of the Clear Title team demonstrate and look forward to our next transaction."
“I attend a lot of closings (as often as humanly possible) so I see many different Escrow Officers at work.  I mention this because yesterday I saw a REAL PRO in action.  Amy Osborn was the consummate professional from the moment she walked in the room.  She immediately created a safe environment for what can be a stressful time for a buyer; she used humor to put the client at ease; she explained the process thoroughly and answered their questions with patience and understanding (a rare commodity today!).  Amy made the entire experience a very favorable one for our clients.  Thank you! I look forward to the opportunity to work with you and your team again."
"Amy Osborn delivered what I expect from experienced and professional title company. I've been involved in real estate transactions for 30+ years and expect simple smooth transactions with any issues resolved with minimum communications. Thanks Amy and Clear Title"