Meet The Team

Laurie Wells



Laurie’s family lives in the Newark area where she is in involved in her community as a member of Heartbeats of Licking County, a supporter of Camp O’Bannon, and a member of Multiple International Adoption groups. Since attending Mount Vernon Nazarene University and Capital University Law School, Laurie has limited her practice to Title Insurance and Closings, Real Estate Law, Juvenile Law, Probate Law, and Mediation. Laurie is a member of the Ohio State bar Association, and the Licking County Bar Association.

Kelly Hartfield

Closing Coordinator


Kelly brings a wealth of customer service experience and a can-do attitude to your real estate closing experience. Kelly is your first point of contact and director of communications for the closing process and will ensure that everything falls into place to make your closing as smooth as possible.

C. Daniel Hayes



Dan and his family reside in Pataskala where his community activities include Rotary International, the West Licking Historical Society, the Licking County Republican Party, and Tri-Village Christian Church. Since attending Bowling Green State University and Capital University Law School, Dan has limited his practice to General Civil Litigation, Injury Litigation, and Real Estate Litigation. Dan is a member of the Ohio State Bar Association, Columbus Bar Association, the Licking County Bar Association, Christian Legal Society, and the Federal Court of Claims Bar Association.

W. Scott Hayes



Scott Hayes has been with the title agency since its inception and, as a result, has experienced a lot of market, regulatory, and technological changes in the real estate industry.  An OSBA certified specialist in Estate Planning, Trust & Probate Law, Scott is particularly skilled in advising parties concerning transactions involving estate, trust, guardianship, and power-of- attorney sellers.


195 E. Broad Street
Pataskala, OH 43062
Phone: 740-927-3001
Fax: 740-927-3060