Our Staff : Cornell Abstract

Staff Information

Dallas Brown
Dallas Brown got his start in the title industry straight out of high school in June 1981 at Worth County Abstract Company in Northwood, Iowa. He worked there full-time for a year and a half before taking the opportunity to further his education, but always coming back to work at the abstract office during breaks from school. Dallas came back to the industry on a full-time basis when he accepted a position with Thiessen Abstract Company, at Sac City, Iowa in October, 1988. He remained with Thiessen Abstract Company until accepting a position with Jasper County Abstract, at Newton, Iowa in February, 1993. He made his final move in October, 1994, when he accepted his current position with Cornell Abstract Company. Dallas has helped further the title industry in Iowa by serving on the Iowa Land Title Association Education Committee for numerous years and is still assisting in that capacity. He also has had the honor of serving a 3-year term as the Northwest Iowa Regional Vice President for the Iowa Land Title Association.

Robin Kollasch
Robin Kollasch joined Cornell Abstract Company in 1996, and is an integral part of the abstract company, serving as loan closer, title guaranty processor, as well as researching and preparing abstracts of title.  Please contact Robin for professional and courteous service relating to loan closings, Title Guaranty, real estate or abstracting.

Heather Needs
Heather Needs joined the Cornell team in September of 2013. She has two years plus of abstracting experience and growing.  Heather is installed with being a typist, assisting with billing and day to day record keeping as well as working with closing loans, preparing Title Guaranty and customer service.   Heather is always happy to help in any capacity of the abstracting business, which is why she is exceptionally good at customer service and loan closings.

Cody Slawson

Cody Slawson joined the Cornell Abstract team in October of 2014.  Cody has been abstracting for over 34 years.  Her main duties include: Researching and preparing abstracts of title, customer service, assisting with billing and typing abstracts.  Cody is proficient in researching abstracts, daily record keeping, typing abstracts and customer service.

Our combined staff has over 90 consecutive years in the abstracting world.

Please feel free to contact any of our competent friendly staff for any and all your abstracting or closing needs.