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Staff

Our Staff at Ability Title consists of experienced title insurance and escrow service professionals that are dedicated to helping home and business owners buy and sell real property and secure loans by verifying title to property, issuing title insurance, and completing all required documents to complete a closing of each transaction.

By choosing Ability Title you can feel confident and rest assured that your closing will be handled correctly and efficiently. We value all of our clients and we strive to exceed all of your expectations during the settlement process.

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Kirk T. Bauer, Esq.
Owner

Kirk T. Bauer began the practice of law in DeLand in 1985. Recognizing a need for a local organization to assist buyers and sellers of real estate in the area, he established the independent title insurance agency of Ability Title, Inc. in 2003.

Mr. Bauer attended Stetson University and Stetson University College of Law. He and his wife have four children and five grandchildren. Mr. Bauer continues to practice law in DeLand, Florida with his firm of Bauer & Associates Attorneys at Law, P.A. The firm concentrates its practice in real estate matters, estate planning, probate and guardianships, and litigation. Mr. Bauer is an instrument-rated pilot, and is active in his church and various community events and activities.

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Megan Todd
Manager

Megan was born in Altamonte Springs, FL in 1982 and has been in the Title business since 2001. Megan is very well versed in all areas of real estate because of her extensive experience. Megan has worked for law firms handling real estate matters including representation of home owner’s associations. She has worked for independent title agencies for the past ten years in Volusia and Seminole county. Mrs. Todd resides in DeLand with her daughter and husband where she loves being a mom, and enjoys spending time with family. Megan loves solving difficult title issues and making the closing process a happy event for her customers.

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Nicole Tomanelli
Title Processor

Nicole was born and raised in Pinehurst, North Carolina. She relocated to Florida in 2018 and resides with her boyfriend in Orange City. Nicole is currently attending the University of Central Florida to obtain her bachelor’s degree in Interdisciplinary Studies. She started working for Ability Title in 2018 part time. Nicole is bright, quick on her feet, great with customers and quickly worked her way in as a title processor, all while attending UCF as a full time student. In her free time, Nicole enjoys watching sports with her family and is always cheering on the Yankees!

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Natalie Baker
Title Processor/Marketing

Natalie is a born and raised DeLand, FL local. She attended DeLand Highschool and studied at Stetson University. She graduated from Stetson University in 2015 with her Bachelor’s degree in Communications & Media Studies.

Natalie began working for Bauer & Associates, our sister company, in 2015, before transferring to Ability Title. Natalie’s forte is customer service, but, combined with her interest of real estate, she hopes to ensure an enjoyable transaction for all parties involved.

In her free time, Natalie enjoys spending time with her fiancé, their two boys, and jogging with her dog.