Betsy Jiranek
Stacy Gillispie
Nate McCabe
Marylee Dannenberg
Andy Myatt
Kate Crothers
Nikki Armour
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Betsy Jiranek, President, founded American Land Title Corporation (ALTC) in 2002. Prior to establishing ALTC, Ms. Jiranek had an extensive career in real estate and construction management. She worked with the City of Baltimore’s Department of Housing and Community Development, the U.S. General Services Administration and several real estate developers. She has an undergraduate degree in architecture from Princeton University and a Master of Art degree from the University of Virginia’s School of Architecture. She is the Executive Advisor of Swim Across America Baltimore and is a member of Baltimore’s Church of the Redeemer.
Stacy Gillispie, Vice President, joined American Land Title Corporation in August 2006. With 14 years of experience in the title industry, Ms. Gillispie oversees both residential and commercial real estate transactions. She handles pre-closing processing, including title examination and title clearing. She works directly with lenders in preparing files for closing. As a licensed title producer for the State of Maryland, she conducts refinance and purchase settlements on behalf of ALTC.
Nate McCabe, Vice President of Operations, has worked in the Real Estate industry in some capacity for the last 14 years. With experience as a Realtor, investor, title professional and the owner of a property services company, he understands all aspects of the Real Estate transaction process. He joined ALTC in 2018 to bring his expertise in Operations, Management and Business Development to the team. In his time away from work, Nate is a husband, father and a musician who likes to write and play music locally. Having lived abroad in Paris, France for a portion of his life, he enjoys travel and experiencing new cultures and traditions. He is also an aspiring yoga practitioner.
Marylee Dannenberg, Marketing Representative and Settlement Officer, brings more than 35 years of expertise to her role in the title industry. Ms. Dannenberg's primary role is to originate business for the company and to conduct those closings. A native of Baltimore, she is a graduate of Loyola University Maryland with a Bachelor of Arts degree in English. She is an affiliate member of REMDA (Real Estate Million Dollar Association) and is active in community affairs in the Reisterstown/Owings Mills/Glyndon area.
Andy Myatt, Title Processor and Licensed Title Insurance and Settlement Agent, holds a B.A. in English from St. Mary’s College of Maryland. Andy comes to American Land Title Corporation with nearly 14 years of experience in the title industry. Andy’s experience covers the entire title process from origination to settlement and post-closing. Prior to coming to ALTC, Andy worked in the mortgage industry originating and processing loan applications. In his spare time, Mr. Myatt is a talented bassist for a band which has released two albums.
Kate Crothers, Title Processor and Licensed Title Insurance and Settlement Agent, came to the U.S. from Russia in 2003 and started her career as a paralegal in 2006. She graduated Summa Cum Laude from Stevenson University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Legal Studies. She is a licensed Title Insurance Producer with a background as a Realtor. Kate joined ALTC in 2018 and coordinates the pre- and post-settlement processes. She is fluent in Russian and loves to cook and practice yoga. When not at work, you can find her at the gym or at her Mt. Washington home with her husband and their cat. She continues to communicate with her family still living in Russia.
Nikki Armour, Title Processor and Licensed Title Insurance and Settlement Agent, brings to American Land Title Corporation a wide range of experience gained over the past 15 years in all aspects of title processing and closings. Nikki entered the industry as a receptionist and then advanced to post-closing. After two years in the industry, Nikki became a licensed title producer. Nikki handles all aspects of the title closing process in both residential and commercial transactions. Nikki has worked for both small and large title companies providing her with a perspective of the entire process. Nikki is always willing to tackle the challenging questions and transactions that are presented to ALTC. Nikki has a passion for traveling and a talent in floral design.
Jiranek, P.A. serves as general counsel to American Land Title Corporation (ALTC) and provides legal support to ALTC’s operations. Jiranek, P.A. is a Maryland-based firm, resident in the same building as ALTC. Established in 1997, Jiranek, P.A. has assisted clients in matters ranging from commercial and residential real estate matters, land use and development, financing, dispute resolution, business planning and governance, and estate and succession planning. Their clients include banks and other institutional lenders, investment banking firms and advisors, developers, builders, investors and property managers. Jiranek, P.A. practices throughout the Maryland, Virginia, and D.C area.
Founded in 2002, American Land Title Corporation (ALTC) provides real estate settlement services and issues title insurance policies throughout Maryland. Our varied clients—buyers, sellers, realtors, lenders, developers and attorneys—rely on us to provide the highest level of personalized service promptly, accurately and efficiently.

ALTC is staffed by dedicated, highly experienced individuals with specialized skills from a broad range of fields — architecture, banking, construction management and the practice of law. In 2016 we handled more than $200 million in real estate settlement transactions, from straightforward to complex. We give every transaction, regardless of size, the attention it deserves.