An experienced real estate title insurance executive, Michael Holden is vice president strategic agency manager for the North American Title Insurance Company (NATIC) headquartered in Miami, Florida. With operations located throughout the U.S., NATIC is currently ranked the eighth largest title underwriter in the nation.
Michael’s office is based in Cleveland where he focuses on title insurance agencies in the upper Midwestern states of Ohio, Michigan, Indiana, Wisconsin, Illinois, Missouri, Iowa, and Minnesota. He helps them to grow their businesses and to tackle some of the most challenging problems in real estate. His responsibilities include managing a team of sales professionals, guiding strategic initiatives for the company’s growth and management, and delivering content as a sought-after speaker.
Celebrating 100 years of service in 2020, Michael’s family is also well-known in the land title industry and recently launched an archival website about their history. Drawing upon his family’s legacy, his own work experience, and his degree from the University of Missouri, Michael published a collection of stories about the land title industry called The Ramblings of a Title Man, which is now available at lulu.com.
Prior to moving to the private sector, Michael worked as a planning/zoning commissioner and was one of the 13 original signers of the incorporation charter for Agents National Title Insurance Company ─ serving on their board of directors as well as on multiple government agency and nonprofit boards. As a result, he holds a broad base of experience for governments, for-profit, nonprofit, and corporate governance.
In his free time, Michael recently served as a mentor and golf coach for The First Tee of Cleveland, an organization focused on mentoring youth through golf activities and previously with The Youth Empowerment Zone (YEZ) of Columbia, MO as a board member.
Vice President Strategic Agency Manager
North American Title Insurance Company
family history website: www.holden100.info
book website: www.lulu.com