Get to Know Us

Our seasoned team in Arizona built their careers in real estate with a focus in escrow and title and a commitment to helping our clients. We have a passion for what we do. Contact any of our offices. We answer our phones and we’re ready to help answer your questions.

  • Leadership Team

    Vicki Etherton-Large Image

    Vicki Etherton

    President

    Vicki has been handling complex and high profile commercial and residential real estate transactions in Arizona for over 30 years. Starting her career in Tucson with Stewart Title in 1981, today Vicki leads the Landmark Title team providing clients with her hands-on expertise, splitting her time between both Tucson and Phoenix.
    [email protected]
    (602) 748-2800
    (602) 748-2710
    (602) 885-2323
    LinkedIn

    Vicki Etherton

    Vicki Etherton
    President

    Kristi Smith-Large Image

    Kristi Smith

    Executive Vice President

    Kristi has spent more than a decade working in the real estate industry, beginning her career in Texas as a loan originator with a leading mortgage company, PHH Mortgage. She transferred to Arizona in 2008 and helped the company expand in the Phoenix market. In 2011, she transitioned from lending to business development with a title company where she quickly became the top producing sales representative. Prior to joining Landmark Kristi spent three years at Old Republic Title Agency where she led the sales team. Kristi is a proven leader in business development with commitment to building strong relationships and providing quality service.
    LinkedIn

    Kristi Smith

    Kristi Smith
    Executive Vice President

    Derek Parker-Large Image

    Derek Parker

    Vice President of Operations

    A Phoenix native, Derek Parker began his career at First American Title in 1990, where he developed his skills and was promoted to positions in customer service management and business development. Prior to joining Landmark Title Parker worked at Old Republic Title Agency in Phoenix as their commercial business development manager. He has extensive experience with industry software and stays on the cutting edge of industry practices. Parker has served on the board of the Phoenix Community Alliance and is currently a board member of the Risk Management Alliance (RMA).
    LinkedIn

    Derek Parker

    Derek Parker
    Vice President of Operations

    Tiffannie Hobgood-Large Image

    Tiffannie Hobgood

    Vice President of Escrow Operations

    Tiffannie began her career as an escrow officer in 1993 and has proven herself a strong industry leader. Prior to joining Landmark Title as VP of Escrow Operations, she held positions as a branch manager and an associate VP for national agencies. Tiffannie strongly believes in continued education, which prompted her to earn her professional designation as a Certified Senior Escrow Officer. She is also actively involved in and serves in leadership roles for state and national associations. She has served as First Vice President and Technology Chair for the Arizona State Escrow Association; the State Director to the American Escrow Association (AEA) and later as First Vice President for the AEA Tiffannie is dedicated to industry excellence and has a passion for mentoring young talent.
    LinkedIn

    Tiffannie Hobgood

    Tiffannie Hobgood
    Vice President of Escrow Operations

    Josh Conant-Large Image

    Josh Conant

    Chief Title Officer

    Josh got his start as a title officer in 2002 with Fidelity National Title. Since then, he has worked in multiple industry-related roles. His past positions include Title Officer and Team Lead at Nextitle and Executive Vice President and Director of Title Operations at Invest Title, both in Phoenix. In 2021 he was promoted to Assistant Chief Title Officer.
    LinkedIn

    Josh Conant

    Josh Conant
    Chief Title Officer

    Cynthia Lujan-Large Image

    Cynthia Lujan

    Vice President of Sales, Arizona

    Tucson native and Arizona State University graduate, Cynthia Lujan began working in the title industry when she was still in high school. During her career spanning more than 30 years, Cynthia’s proven herself as a top producing business development manager for two Fortune 500 companies and leader in the market. Prior to joining Landmark Title as Vice President of Sales for Arizona, Cynthia was a sales executive for a national title company, where she led her team in delivering solutions and serving buyers, sellers, Realtors and lenders. In her leadership position at Landmark Title her focus is on building the company’s client base and its service to real estate agents throughout the state.
    LinkedIn

    Cynthia Lujan

    Cynthia Lujan
    Vice President of Sales, Arizona

  • Commercial / Esplanade

    Landmark Title Assurance Agency

    Esplanade Office

    Our Esplanade office is conveniently located at:

    2555 E Camelback Road, Suite 275
    Phoenix, AZ 85016

    Office: (602) 748-2800
    Fax: (602) 748-2710

    Vicki Etherton-Large Image

    Vicki Etherton

    President

    Vicki has been handling complex and high profile commercial and residential real estate transactions in Arizona for over 30 years. Starting her career in Tucson with Stewart Title in 1981, today Vicki leads the Landmark Title team providing clients with her hands-on expertise, splitting her time between both Tucson and Phoenix.
    [email protected]
    (602) 748-2800
    (602) 748-2710
    (602) 885-2323
    LinkedIn

    Vicki Etherton

    Vicki Etherton
    President

    Chris Maddox-Large Image

    Chris Maddox

    Senior Commercial Escrow Officer

    Chris began his career in the title industry more than 14 years ago. He has worked with both commercial and residential real estate clients delivering personalized service. Chris understands that no two deals are alike.
    LinkedIn

    Chris Maddox

    Chris Maddox
    Senior Commercial Escrow Officer

    Marie Volm-Large Image

    Marie Volm

    Vice President, Senior Commercial Escrow Officer

    Marie has more than 25 years of experience in the Title industry. A proud ASU alum with a Bachelor of Science in Real Estate, Marie began her career working at Resolution Trust Corporation, where she frequently interacted with commercial escrow officers. She then made the transition to Landmark Title, joining one of the leading companies in the industry. She is well versed in the complex, commercial real estate market, with expertise in “from-the-ground-up” development projects, and has worked on many high profile transactions in Arizona.
    LinkedIn

    Marie Volm

    Marie Volm
    Vice President, Senior Commercial Escrow Officer

    Neil Moffett-Large Image

    Neil Moffett

    Vice President Commercial Services

    As Vice President of Commercial Services, Neil Moffett brings more than 25 years of experience to the Landmark Title team. He is originally from Ogden, Utah where he earned a Bachelor of Arts and Master’s in Accounting from Weber State University. Neil began his career with Ernst & Young as a CPA. In 1995, he transitioned his career to the title industry, taking a position as a Commercial Escrow Officer. Prior to joining Landmark Title, Neil managed national commercial services and operations for Security Title. Over the course of his career, he’s closed thousands of complex transactions across all areas of commercial real estate including retail, multi-family, office, industrial, medical, land, investment and residential development. Neil is actively involved in two commercial industry organizations, Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM), and Society of Industrial and Office Realtors (SIOR). He is also an active member of the Home Builders Association and Valley Partnership. Away from the office, Neil can be found volunteering in the community with his church, spending time with his family, traveling with his beloved wife or enjoying the outdoors hiking, running, skiing or snowboarding.
    LinkedIn

    Neil Moffett

    Neil Moffett
    Vice President Commercial Services

    Shaun Tessensohn-Large Image

    Shaun Tessensohn

    Commercial Escrow Officer

    Shaun is an Arizona native that has spent more than a decade building a career in the title and escrow industry. He started as an assistant in commercial escrow with a large national firm before joining Landmark Title. In 2015, he took a position with Old Republic focused on building strong relationships and helping streamline processes to consistently provide the best service. He returned to Landmark Title in late 2017. Shaun earned his associates degree from Phoenix College and is completing his Bachelor’s at Arizona State University.
    LinkedIn

    Shaun Tessensohn

    Shaun Tessensohn
    Commercial Escrow Officer

    Frieda Jimenez-Large Image

    Frieda Jimenez

    Commercial Escrow Officer

    Frieda is an Arizona native that has spent more than twenty years working in the real estate industry, including 13 years at First American Title in the National Commercial Services department. Prior to joining Landmark Title, Frieda worked as a commercial escrow officer for Clear Title Agency of Arizona. At Landmark Title she will utilize her experience closing commercial transactions and building client relationships.

    Frieda Jimenez

    Frieda Jimenez
    Commercial Escrow Officer

    Karrissa Jones-Large Image

    Karrissa Jones

    Commercial Escrow Officer

    Karrissa Jones grew up in a military family, living in Italy, New Mexico and Japan before moving to Arizona by the time she was 10. Karrissa initially started pursuing a career in the insurance industry, until someone she knew working in title and escrow suggested she would be a great fit. After researching the industry, she made the switch, and in 2014 she took a position as an Escrow Assistant in the top producing commercial office with Title Security Agency in Tucson. There she spent the next six years learning and rising to the position of Escrow Officer. As an Escrow Officer at Landmark Title, Karrissa is focused on working with residential builders and providing personalized escrow services for commercial transactions. Outside of work, Karrissa loves to get her hands on anything with a motor, including racecars, jet skis, and side by sides, all of which are considered a family sport.

    Karrissa Jones

    Karrissa Jones
    Commercial Escrow Officer

    Justina Dendauw-Large Image

    Justina Dendauw

    Assistant Escrow Officer, Commercial Division

    Justina grew up in a small rural community located in Central Oregon. In 2012, she made the decision to move to Arizona and further her education. In 2015 Justina began her career at Landmark Title beginning as a receptionist. She was then promoted to Assistant Escrow Officer, where she works closely with the commercial title and escrow team to provide clients the best experience possible. Outside of work, Justina loves spending time with her daughter and enjoys the outdoors, hiking and camping.

    Justina Dendauw

    Justina Dendauw
    Assistant Escrow Officer, Commercial Division

    Randall Parmele-Large Image

    Randall Parmele

    Senior Vice President, Business Development

    Randall brings 35 years of experience in real estate sales, management and investment to the Landmark Title team. A graduate of the University of Arizona, she became an investor and partner in two Real Estate companies over the next 20 years. Randall understands all aspects of Landmark Title’s vision and is adept at facilitating and supporting clients and their multifaceted needs.
    LinkedIn

    Randall Parmele

    Randall Parmele
    Senior Vice President, Business Development

    David Itzkowitz-Large Image

    David Itzkowitz

    Vice President Commercial Services

    David Itzkowitz spent nearly 20 years building a law practice focused on real estate development and commercial lending, before applying his knowledge to the title industry. David holds a bachelor’s degree in Economics from Rutgers College and a J.D. from Rutgers School of Law and a member of the State Bars of Arizona and California. He is coauthor of The Arizona Commercial Real Property Forms Manual published by the State Bar of Arizona and conducts seminars for attorneys, financial institutions and commercial real estate brokers on various real estate and title related topics. As Vice President of Commercial Services at Landmark Title, David’s role is dedicated to national client growth. David is actively involved in a number of community and professional organizations including: member of the Board of Trustees and Executive Committee of Scottsdale Arts, Chairman of the Advisory Board of the Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art, a member of the Board of Directors and Executive Board of the Scottsdale Chamber of Commerce where he serves as Chairman of the Economic Development Advisory Council, a member of the Advisory Board of the PTSD Foundation of America, Phoenix Chapter, a member of Urban Land Institute and a graduate of Scottsdale Leadership Class 33.
    LinkedIn

    David Itzkowitz

    David Itzkowitz
    Vice President Commercial Services

  • Support Services

    Diane Sloane-Large Image

    Diane Sloane

    Builder/Trust Services Manager

    Diane is an Arizona native that started her career in the real estate industry in 1998, as a title officer and recording clerk. Prior to joining Landmark Title as the Builder/Trust Services Manager, Diane spent 20 years with Title Security Agency as a Trust & Title Officer. Diane brings extensive experience and knowledge to the Landmark Title team where she oversees the growth and expansion of services to the builder and developer community. Diane is an active member of local builder association where she volunteers her time for industry events. She also volunteers in the community, helping women learn self-defense skills. When she is not working or volunteering, she enjoys spending time with her family and traveling.

    Diane Sloane

    Diane Sloane
    Builder/Trust Services Manager

  • Arrowhead

    Landmark Title Assurance Agency

    Arrowhead Office

    Our Arrowhead office is conveniently located at:

    The Atrium at Arrowhead
    17505 N 79th Avenue, Suite 403
    Glendale, Arizona 85308

    Office: (623) 259-8300
    Fax: (480) 682-3324

    Shalene Belichesky-Large Image

    Shalene Belichesky

    Branch Manager

    Shalene was born and raised in the Bay Area, where at 16 years-old she accepted her first job was with a Title and Escrow company. Shalene brings nearly two decades of experience to Landmark Title, beginning in the industry in 2003, as a receptionist and was quickly promoted to an Assistant Escrow Officer and later to Escrow Officer. Shalene moved to Arizona in 2009 and took a position with a national title company as an Escrow Officer and Branch Manager. There she successfully developed a top producing book of business. Shalene’s extensive industry knowledgeable and experience give her a deep understanding of escrow transactions ranging from traditional residential sales and new builds to commercial transactions and quick-close investor flips. She attributes her success to her focus on providing excellent service and communication, guiding clients seamlessly through the escrow process. When Shalene is not working or spending time with her husband and their three children. she volunteers with organizations helping women recovering from addiction and abuse.

    Shalene Belichesky

    Shalene Belichesky
    Branch Manager

    Patty Carabio-Large Image

    Patty Carabio

    Business Development Manager

    Patty Carabio joins the Landmark Title team with more than 20 years of experience in the real estate industry. Patty began her career as a loan officer before making the switch to business development in title and escrow. Prior to joining Landmark Title, Patty has worked for large national firms. Patty was born and raised in Southern California and made her way to Arizona when she attended Western Bible College. She is an active member of West Maricopa Association of Realtors (WeMAR) and the National Association of Real Estate Professionals (NAREP). Patty now lives in Peoria, Arizona and is a proud mom of four.

    Patty Carabio

    Patty Carabio
    Business Development Manager

    Michael Carabio-Large Image

    Michael Carabio

    Business Development Manager

    Michael Carabio began his career in marketing for a title company, where he spent three years before joining the Landmark Title’s Business Development team. As a Business Development Manager, Michael is focused on building client and partner relationships. Michael comes from a long line of realty professionals, which inspired him to follow in their footsteps. When he’s not working, Michael enjoys spending time with his family, playing basketball or cheering on his brother at his sports events and sister at her dance tournaments.

    Michael Carabio

    Michael Carabio
    Business Development Manager

  • Biltmore Lakes

    Landmark Title Assurance Agency

    Biltmore Lakes Office

    Our Biltmore Lakes office is conveniently located at:

    2920 E Camelback Road, Suite 130
    Phoenix, AZ 85016

    Office: (602) 775-5990 
    Fax: (602) 682-3498

    Liza Vasquez-Large Image

    Liza Vasquez

    Branch Manager/Escrow Officer

    Liza is an Arizona native and has lived in the Valley her entire life. She began her career in the industry as an escrow assistant in 1998. Liza has earned the loyalty and repeat business of her clients with her in-depth knowledge of resale, refinance and construction loans, foreign and local investors as well as her extensive familiarity of DPA programs. Liza believes in creating loyal partnerships through customer service. She is also bilingual, enabling her to offer her expertise in both English and Spanish.
    LinkedIn

    Liza Vasquez

    Liza Vasquez
    Branch Manager/Escrow Officer

    Jonie Alden-Large Image

    Jonie Alden

    Unit Manger/ Senior Escrow Officer

    Jonie spent more than two decades as the Escrow Officer for Pulte Homes, prior to joining the team at Landmark Title where she leads the residential title and builder escrow team. She built her career in the title industry providing realtors, builders, mortgage brokers and their clients with her detailed attention for almost 40 years.
    LinkedIn

    Jonie Alden

    Jonie Alden
    Unit Manger/ Senior Escrow Officer

    Cynthia Lujan-Large Image

    Cynthia Lujan

    Vice President of Sales, Arizona

    Tucson native and Arizona State University graduate, Cynthia Lujan began working in the title industry when she was still in high school. During her career spanning more than 30 years, Cynthia’s proven herself as a top producing business development manager for two Fortune 500 companies and leader in the market. Prior to joining Landmark Title as Vice President of Sales for Arizona, Cynthia was a sales executive for a national title company, where she led her team in delivering solutions and serving buyers, sellers, Realtors and lenders. In her leadership position at Landmark Title her focus is on building the company’s client base and its service to real estate agents throughout the state.
    LinkedIn

    Cynthia Lujan

    Cynthia Lujan
    Vice President of Sales, Arizona

    Mary Van Alstyne-Large Image

    Mary Van Alstyne

    Business Development Manager

    Mary Van Alstyne spent more than a decade working as a real estate agent before making the switch to title and escrow two years ago. As a Business Development Manager, Van Alstyne is focused on building new customer relationships and taking care of existing clients. She is a Buffini Certified Facilitator, a member of the American Land Title Association and an active volunteer with PSI World, St. Mary’s Food Bank, Feed My Starving Children and OCJ Kids. Van Alstyne grew up in the Valley and is now the proud mom of four.

    Mary Van Alstyne

    Mary Van Alstyne
    Business Development Manager

    Melinda Johnson-Large Image

    Melinda Johnson

    Business Development Manager

    Melinda Johnson brings more than twenty years of experience in sales and customer service to the Landmark Title team. Her industry experience includes, insurance, lending and business development in title and escrow. Melinda’s professionalism, passion for people and innovative ideas make her highly effective in helping others grow their business.

    Melinda Johnson

    Melinda Johnson
    Business Development Manager

  • Goodyear

    Landmark Title Assurance Agency

    Goodyear Branch

    Our Goodyear Branch office is conveniently located at:

    West Valley National Bank Building
    2440 N Litchfield Road, Suite 101
    Goodyear, Arizona 85395

    Office: (623) 250-4859
    Fax: (480) 682-3394

    Tiffanie Marrero-Large Image

    Tiffanie Marrero

    Branch Manager

    Tiffanie Marrero is a Phoenix native that brings nearly 20 years of experience in the title and escrow industry to her role as Branch Manager. She began working at the front desk and was later promoted to Escrow Officer and then to Branch Manager. Prior to joining Landmark Title, Tiffanie worked for two large escrow companies. She is dedicated to delivering excellent customer service and to supporting Landmark Title’s growth. Tiffanie is an active member of Women’s Council West Valley and Phoenix associations and the West and SouthEast Realtors of the Valley (WeSERV). When she is not working, she enjoys playing and watching sports, spending time with her husband and their five sons.

    Tiffanie Marrero

    Tiffanie Marrero
    Branch Manager

    Renee Cazzell-Large Image

    Renee Cazzell

    Business Development Manager

    Phoenix native Renee Cazzell spent nearly five years in sales for a growing title and escrow company before joining the Landmark Title team as a Business Development Manager. Renee attended Paradise Valley Community College before starting her initial career as a business and quality assurance analyst, working up the corporate ladder in APS, Cigna and AAA. In 2018 she transitioned into the real estate industry where she focuses on customer service, building and maintaining customer relationships and generating growth. Renee is actively involved in Business Networking International, Women’s Council of Realtors Phoenix, Women’s Council of Realtors West Valley and West and Southeast Valley Realtors. Outside of the office, she enjoys spending time with her husband, their two grown sons, two grandchildren and her beloved furry family members.

    Renee Cazzell

    Renee Cazzell
    Business Development Manager

  • Kierland

    Landmark Title Assurance Agency

    Kierland Office

    Our Kierland office is conveniently located at:

    7047 E Greenway Parkway Suite 100
    Scottsdale AZ. 85254
    (480) 476-8200

    Noreen Konieczny-Large Image

    Noreen Konieczny

    Branch Manager/Escrow Officer

    Noreen grew up in rural Michigan on a working dairy farm where she developed her strong work ethic. In 1991 she moved to the Valley of the Sun and began her career in real estate with an auction firm. She later joined a national title company where she worked for two decades before joining Landmark Title. With more than 30 years in the industry, Noreen brings an in-depth knowledge and understanding of both residential and commercial transactions to her position as a Branch Manager and Escrow Officer. Her insight on the complex and technical aspects of escrow and title enables her to successfully deliver results uniquely tailored to each transaction. When she is not working, Noreen enjoys spending time with her family and her three dogs. She loves the outdoors, cooking, family game nights and decorating for the holidays.

    Noreen Konieczny

    Noreen Konieczny
    Branch Manager/Escrow Officer

    Tom Colceri-Large Image

    Tom Colceri

    Business Development Manager

    Arizona native, Tom Colceri brings more than 25 experience in business development to the Landmark Title team. Tom played golf for Yavapai College in Prescott before transferring to Florida International University where he continued as a collegiate golfer and earned his degree in criminal justice and hospitality. After graduating, Tom applied his passion for golf and relationship building to his career in luxury real estate and sales. Prior to joining Landmark Title as a Business Development Manager, he was Real Estate Agent at Berkshire Hathaway, Director of Membership Sales at Silverleaf Club, and Director of Sales for Desert Mountain Properties. When Tom is not working or on the golf course, you can find him writing jokes and performing stand-up comedy bits – making others laugh.

    Tom Colceri

    Tom Colceri
    Business Development Manager

  • Raintree

    Landmark Title Assurance Agency

    Raintree Office

    Our Raintree office is conveniently located at:

    14500 N Northsight Boulevard, Suite 208
    Scottsdale, AZ 85260

    Office: (480) 977-1300
    Fax: (602) 682-3498

    Amber L Schumacher-Large Image

    Amber L Schumacher

    Escrow Officer

    Amber Schumacher started her career in civil engineering and worked as a senior drafter and designer before making the switch to title and escrow. Prior to joining Landmark Title she spent five years with a national firm focused on residential escrow. Amber brings a unique perspective to the Landmark Title with her experience in commercial construction and her knack for numbers. Amber joined Landmark Title in 2020 as an assistant escrow officer and was promoted to Escrow Officer in 2022. When she’s not working, Amber enjoys spending time with her family, traveling, and doing crafts.

    Amber L Schumacher

    Amber L Schumacher
    Escrow Officer

  • Southeast Valley

    Landmark Title Assurance Agency

    Southeast Valley Office

    Our South East Valley office is conveniently located at:

    3303 East Baseline Rd., Building 5, Suite 111
    Gilbert, AZ 85234

    Office: (480) 476-8165
    Fax: (602) 682-3498

    Nikki Leonard-Large Image

    Nikki Leonard

    Branch Manager

    Nikki Leonard began her career in the industry as a receptionist at Capital Title. She’s spent more than 15 years working for both National and local agencies. As a seasoned escrow officer, Nikki is dedicated to delivering the best in customer service and contributing to the overall success of Landmark Title. She’s a proud mom to her son, Ethan and their German Sheppard Mix, Maverick. Away from the office, you will find Nikki at the baseball field, cheering Ethan on. During the off-season she enjoys hiking and travel.

    Nikki Leonard

    Nikki Leonard
    Branch Manager

    Beth Clausner-Large Image

    Beth Clausner

    Business Development Manager

    Beth began her career in residential real estate before moving into title. With more than 20 years of industry experience, Beth has worked as a senior sales representative, managed and opened offices and was previously served as Associate Vice President of Sales and Marketing, prior to joining Landmark Title. Beth grew up in Detroit, Michigan and moved to Arizona in 2013. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Management from University of Phoenix and is an active member of real estate industry organizations throughout the Valley.

    Beth Clausner

    Beth Clausner
    Business Development Manager

  • Prescott

    Landmark Title Assurance Agency

    Prescott Office

    Our Prescott office is conveniently located at:

    Depot Marketplace 
    377 N Montezuma St., Suite 101
    Prescott, AZ 86301

    Office: (928) 756-0001

    Roberta Tindell-Large Image

    Roberta Tindell

    Branch Manager

    Roberta Tindell was originally an escrow officer and unit manager in Scottsdale and was promoted to branch manager of the Prescott office where she works with our residential escrow clients. After growing up and graduating high school in Chandler, she went straight into escrow with a national lender. Roberta spent a short time as a realtor before going back into the title and escrow industry. Collectively, Roberta brings more than 30 years of knowledge and expertise to the Landmark Title family, as well as to her clients.
    LinkedIn

    Roberta Tindell

    Roberta Tindell
    Branch Manager

    Mishael Wells-Large Image

    Mishael Wells

    Business Development Manager

    Mishael Wells brings more than 25 years of experience in business development, marketing, and sales to the Landmark Title team. Mishael is originally from Texas and spent her teenage years traveling throughout South America doing ministry work. Mishael settled in Arizona where she attended Yavapai college and earned a BA in Humanities and Social Work with a minor in Business. As a Business Development Manager for Landmark Title, Mishael’s focus is on developing and maintaining clients in the Prescott area. Mishael is an active member of the Prescott Chamber of Commerce, Kiwanis Club, Prescott Area Realtors, and the Woman’s Association of Realtors. For many years, Mishael worked as a part-time professional chef on the side. When she’s not working now, Mishael still loves cooking for friends and family.

    Mishael Wells

    Mishael Wells
    Business Development Manager