Meet Our Team

With experience in the title insurance and real estate industries dating back to 1989, our team is equipped to help you in every way possible.

Tom Christensen​
President
Tom has been in the title industry since 1989 and a licensed real estate attorney since 1992. He has a wide expanse of experience in all aspects of the real estate and title insurance transaction. Tom owned and operated Realstar Title from 1994 to 2016 at which time he sold it to North American Title and then was lured to @title in 2019. Tom attracts the loyalty and respect of his employees and gives them the opportunity to work freely in a team-centric environment. Tom and his wife, Wendee, reside in the southern Twin Cities Metropolitan area and among other things, he enjoys the outdoors, fishing, football and golfing.

Roseville Office

Katie Patraw
Executive Closer
Katie is a 30+ year veteran of the title industry boasting experience in most every aspect of the real estate transaction, more particularly as an Executive Closer. In addition to navigating the nuts and bolts of the transaction, she understands and believes in the value of building long lasting relationships with her clients. Katie grew up in Woodbury, MN and now resides in the North Metro with her husband, and has 2 sons and a granddaughter. In her spare time, Katie likes to travel and spend time with family and friends.
Beth Sundberg
Executive Closing Assistant
Beth has been working in the industry for over 22 years and can handle anything thrown at her. As an experienced Executive Assistant, she is well organized and handles her workload with efficiency, speed and accuracy but with self-sufficiency and an easy going attitude. Beth lives in the East Metro with her family and enjoys sports, travel and home projects.
Mollie Christensen
Support Manager

Mollie has worked alongside her father in the title industry for over 11 years now. As an Executive Closer, she prides herself in organization and hard work in everything she does. She grew up in the Twin Cities Metropolitan area, but currently resides in her own home in Eagan with her beloved dog Oliver. Mollie enjoys every aspect of the title industry – especially getting to watch the excitement on buyer’s faces when they close on a new home!

Wayzata Office

Chelsey Janso
Support Administrator

Chelsey joined the @title team in August 2021.  Although she was new to the title industry she previously worked in various customer service roles throughout the years and understands the importance of being in the front line and making a good first impression for the best customer experience.  Chelsey loves learning new responsibilities and skillsets and enjoys her role in staff support.  She is passionate about health and wellness and enjoys spending time with her husband, 5 year old son and dog Baxter.

Hinckley Office

Heidi Haavisto
Executive Closer
Heidi Haavisto has been a real estate closer for over 10 years and enjoys assisting clients in what is usually one of the most important days of their lives. Her strength is in accommodating her client’s needs whenever possible and making their closing as efficient and worry free as possible. In her free time, Heidi enjoys spending time at the cabin with her family and friends, helping others and volunteer work, especially when it involves working with veterans.
Madeline Haavisto
Executive Closing Assistant
Madeline Haavisto is new to the @title team in 2021. She previously has worked in the hospitality industry, which has proven to her just how important customer service is. She loves working as part of our support team to give our clients the best possible closing experience. In her free time, Madeline enjoys spending time with her friends and family, hiking, time at the cabin and her feline friends.

Mora Office

Amy Reitan
Executive Closer
Amy is an Executive Closer and has been an in the industry since 2017. She takes pride in her attention to detail and focuses on helping others understand the benefits of working with @title. She loves the fast-paced, high energy environment that comes with the title industry as she has always been a people-person and has an innate desire to help those around her. Growing up in central Minnesota, Amy enjoys spending time with her family, playing fetch with her Labrador named Ruby, summer and ice fishing, hunting and demolition derbys.

New Richmond Office

Laurie Peterson
Executive Closer

Laurie joined @title in part to launch their new Wisconsin Regional Office in New Richmond where she has resided since 1991.  For over 25+ years, she has served in the client services arena in various roles including being a real estate Closer.  Inspired by her mom’s abstract researching business growing up in Osceola, WI, Laurie’s passion now resides in helping clients understand the ever changing closing process and enjoys the challenge of navigating the title industry especially with improving technology and other advancements in the field. When not assisting @title clients, Laurie can be found spending time with her son and family, camping, hiking, kayaking, fishing, planting flowers and working on her country yard in Wisconsin.  

Dawn Hurlburt
Executive Closing Assistant

With over 10 years of previous experience in the Real Estate and Mortgage industries, Dawn is happy to be back after working for 12 years in accounting.  She returns to the industry with a strong work ethic and a clear understanding of the importance of flexibility and client service.  Since 2003, Dawn and her husband have lived in Somerset, WI and they enjoy spending time with their two children and attending their local sporting events, going to their cabin in Northern Wisconsin and fishing.

Pierz and Isle Offices

Jenna Bauer
Kristin Cooper

Milaca Office

Carrie Shelley

Remote Team Members

Kate Proulx
Executive Closing Assistant
Kate has been in the real estate industry for 21 years, with 11 of those years having been in the Title Industry. As an executive closing assistant, she takes pride in her meticulous attention to detail and rapid response time to clients. Kate has lived in the northwest metro and recently moved with her husband and two children to North Metro with her husband and two children. Her passion for real estate overflows into her personal life where she and her husband own multiple rental properties. When not working Kate can be found cheering on her young children in karate, basketball, and gymnastics. She also enjoys being the “idea person” behind projects at home, getting lost in a good book, and baking treats with her daughter.
Christie Campbell
Abstractor/Examiner
Christie has been working in the title industry for over 16 years and brings positive energy and enthusiasm to everything she does. As an Examiner and Abstractor, she possesses a great work ethic and takes pride in a job well done. Christie enjoys a good book in her free time but can also be found out hiking with family.

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Sheri Haines
Closer
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Our Mission

Our mission is to provide the best customer experience possible for our clients by implementing experience, flexibility, expediency and resourcefulness to the real estate closing process.

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