Senior Escrow Officer
Karla J. Walker is a 22-year veteran and advocate of the New Mexico title industry. She is based out of our Rio Rancho, NM office.
As Senior Escrow Officer, Karla manages all aspects of the escrow closing process for residential and commercial real estate transactions. She also serves as the Region 5 District Director for the New Mexico Land Title Association (NMLTA), where she oversees strategic operations and activities in Bernalillo and Sandoval counties. Karla previously served on NMLTA’s Legislative/Judicial and Public Relations committees, and was the 2010 recipient of the association’s Professional Excellence Award for her region.
In addition to her many contributions to the title industry, Karla is also a strong supporter of education. She was the first inductee into the Rio Rancho Public Schools Hall of Honor, the first President of Rio Rancho Public Schools Board of Education, President of the New Mexico State School Boards Association and a member of the Federal Education Relations Board. She also served as Board President for The Haven House, a domestic shelter, and the anti-drug, anti-violence youth educational program, D.A.R.E.
Karen Costa brings more than 15 years of title insurance experience and expertise to her new role as Escrow Officer. She is based out of our Rio Rancho, New Mexico office.
Karen has been an integral part of Old Republic Title’s escrow team since 2016. As an Escrow Officer, Karen manages all aspects of the escrow closing process. She enjoys the challenge of completing difficult title tasks, while putting her clients at ease during what can be a stressful time. Karen is most proud to be part of making the dream of home ownership a reality for first time home buyers and single-parent families.
She is dedicated to providing exceptional customer service and ensuring a seamless transaction for all parties involved. Karen believes in exceeding the expectations of her clients and appreciates the opportunity to build lasting relationships.
Kylie Coffman-Ohrt is a member of our Business Development
team at Old Republic Title and is based in our Rio Rancho Office.
An Albuquerque native, Kylie graduated from New Mexico
State University where she studied Mass Communications
and Marketing. Prior to joining Old Republic Title, she worked
as both Sales Support and an Escrow Assistant for a national
title insurance underwriter. Kylie’s background and personality
make her the perfect candidate for managing sales territories
and building long-lasting relationships. She is passionate about
growing both personally and professionally, and she is committed
to providing optimum service by learning the interests and
expectations of her clients.
In her spare time, Kylie and her husband, Zachary, like to explore
the mountains and camp out with their three dogs, Maple, Nala
and Gunner. She also enjoys working out, attending sporting
events and spending time at the lake.