Peregrine Falcon
Falcon 4181 Brookville Street
Hawthorn, PA 16230
Phone: 814-365-5455 Fax: 814-365-5019
Research & Settlement, Inc. customerservice@falconsettlement.com
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Shanelle Hawk

Shanelle was raised on a dairy farm and attended Evangel College and Edinboro University. She founded Falcon in 1980 and oversees all departments and the general operations of the company. She also serves as Chariman of the Board of United Electric and has served on the board for 8 years. She is married and has one daughter. In her spare time she raises Tennessee Walking Horses and Labrador Retriever dogs.

Shanelle Hawk
President / CEO

Jeffrey Shaffer

Jeff was drafted in 1967 and spent 2 years in the army. He attended Cameron State College, Westmoreland and Allegheny County Community College, and Penn State University. Following his education, Jeff became a registered surveyor in 1974 and practiced the surveying and engineering business for a number of years. He founded Shaffer Mining Corporation in 1976 and co-founded Toolx Manufacturing in 1978. Jeff entered the title business with Falcon in 1992, where he has abstracted and marketed Falcon's quality services. In his spare time he golfs, hunts, and raises Labrador retriever dogs.

Jeffrey Shaffer
Senior Vice President / CFO

Noah Wonderling

Noah attended Clarion University and studied Managing Information Systems and Business Managment. He also holds several computer certifications from Corporations such as Microsoft® and CompTIA®. He is the manager of all aspects of the Corporation. In his spare time he raises trophy whitetail deer.

Noah Wonderling
Information Technology

Lorrie McDonald

Lorrie is a graduate of Clarion University. She prepares and conducts closings held in our main office. Lorrie resides in New Bethlehem and has been with Falcon since March 1999.

Lorrie McDonald
Senior Settlement Processor

Lora Dunkle

Lora attended Browrd County Community College and Allegheny County Community College. She processes and conducts closings in counties near our main office. Lora resides in New Bethlehem.

Lora Dunkle
Closing Processor / Notary

Sandra Ditty

Sandra processes and conducts closings in our office. she also prepares all aspects of HUD settlement statements. Sandy is a graduate of DuBois Business College and also has her Notary.

Sandra Ditty
Closing Processor / Notary

Ellen Shick

Ellen is in charge of all typing and proofing. She handles all major projects such as malls, plazas, and factories. Ellen has been with Falcon since April 1992.

Ellen Shick
Chief Title Examiner

Ronald Kunselman

Ronald has bachelor’s degrees in real estate and finance from Clarion University and a Master of Divinity from Reformed Presbyterian Theological Seminary. He currently assists the Settlement Department with various closing procedures.

Ronald Kunselman
Settlement Processor / Notary

Candace Walter-Bowser

Candace is a graduate of Slippery Rock University and Clarion University majoring in Secondary Education and Rehab Science. She performs in-house research and also does most general office duties which includes typing titles and props.

Candace Walter-Bowser
Research Processor

Gerry Kite

Gerry abstracts and does closings primarily in McKean, Potter, and Cameron Counties. He also has his notary. Gerry resides in Keating Summit and serves on various boards of directors of electric and natural gas companies.

Gerry Kite
Abstractor

Sky Carr

Sky came to Falcon with several years of banking and real estate experience. She works primarily in the Closing department but performs other office duties as well.

Sky Carr
Settlement Processor

Erin Hawk Boyer

Erin attended Clarion University and abstracts in all 15 counties that we cover. She has been abstracting with Falcon since 1990. She also has her Notary.

Erin Hawk Boyer
Abstractor

Lisa Ripple

Lisa attended Clarion University. She is in charge of accounts receivable, payable and takes care of all personnel records.

Lisa Ripple
General Bookkeeper

Debra Schrecengost

Debbie currently scans and indexes the images in our digital title plant. She has a Bachelor's degree from Clarion University.

Debra Schrencengost
Document Imaging Specialist

April Kast

April is from New Bethlehem, PA. She performs in-house research and also does most general office duties which includes typing titles and props.

April Kast
Research Processor

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