Snyder makes appointment, reappointment to Electronic Recording Commission
February 10, 2014
LANSING, Mich. – Gov. Rick Snyder today announced the appointment of Donna Krall, of Royal Oak, and the reappointment of Tom Richardson, of Ann Arbor, to the Electronic Recording Commission.
Created in 2010 and housed within the Department of Technology, Management and Budget, the commission establishes standards and practices to keep county registers of deeds in line with the standards and practices of offices in other jurisdictions.
“I am thankful that these appointees are willing to serve on this important commission,” Snyder said.
Krall is an executive vice president and mortgage operations director for Flagstar Bank. She has more than 25 years of prior banking experience, including time with Citi, JP Morgan Chase, and Washington Mutual. She replaces Alessandro DiNello and represents individuals engaged in the practice of banking.
Richardson is general council/CEO of Liberty Title Agency, a multiple underwriter title insurance agency with nine offices serving southeast Michigan. He has been with Liberty Title Agency since 1989. Previously, Richardson worked for Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton, in California. He is the director of the Ann Arbor Student Building Industry Program, and the SWWC Student Building Program. Richardson holds a bachelor’s degree from Harvard and a degree from the University of Michigan Law School. He will continue to represent individuals engaged in the land title profession.
Members serve two-year terms expiring Jan. 1, 2016, and their appointments are not subject to the advice and consent of the state Senate.