Our Leaders

Meet the key leaders of our commercial title team.

John W. Schaefer

Owner, CEO, & General Counsel

Prior to founding St. Louis Title in April 2005, Mr. Schaefer spent 15 years as General Counsel for a major homebuilder and seven years in private practice with a large St. Louis law firm. 
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Kelly Cochran

Senior Vice President and Commercial Closer 

Ms. Cochran has more than 30 years of experience in the title insurance industry. She is famous for her quick response time, expertise and accuracy.

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Betsy Guye-Fritz

Vice President & Commercial Escrow Officer/Closer

Betsy has been involved in the Title industry for the past 13 years gaining experience in many different aspects of the business. Starting out in the residential market she was exposed to processing, closing, policy production as well as most other functions of the business.

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Nathaniel Walsh


Nat Walsh is the founder of St. Louis Title, LLC that serves owners/developers, lenders, brokers and counsel in all aspects of commercial real estate transactions both locally and on a national basis.

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Alison Larkin

Commercial Escrow Closer

Alison is licensed to practice law in Missouri and Illinois. She has worked as a commercial escrow officer in multiple states.

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Heather Murphy

Accounting Manager  

Heather joined the St. Louis Title family more than ten years ago and has worked in many areas of the industry.

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