LEADERSHIP
PATRICK F. DOYLE
President  |          

Pat has been in the title business for almost 25 years, starting South Land in 1995.  Since then, the Texan Title family of companies has grown to include other independent and local title companies, such as Brazos County Abstract in Bryan/College Station, Security Title in Abilene, Prominent Title in Austin, Guaranty Title in Navasota and Washington County Abstract in Brenham.

SHARI CURTIS-BROWN
Senior Vice President of Escrow Operations  |

Shari began her career in the title industry in 1987.  She has experience in all types of real estate transactions, including residential, commercial and investor deals.  She has the unique ability to remain calm under pressure and can always find the bright side to a situation.  Shari has a “can do” attitude, strives to give the best customer service possible, and is very accommodating to her clients’ needs.  In her position of Senior Vice President, Shari has responsibility for all escrow operations in the Houston Metroplex.

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NITA PITTMAN
Vice President of Escrow Operations  |

Nita has been in the title industry for over 35 years.  She has worked various positions in the title business including abstracting, commitment and policy typist, as well as an escrow assistant.  Nita joined South Land in December 1999 as an escrow officer in the Texas City office and was subsequently promoted to Branch Manager.  Nita brings a wealth of title knowledge to the team and specializes in residential, new construction and commercial transactions.  In addition to her duties as Vice President, she is also the Branch Manager for the Texas City office.

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MELISSA CARPENTER
Vice President of Escrow Operations  |

Melissa is a 27-year veteran of the title industry, beginning her career in Galveston.  She joined the South Land family in 2004, working in the Texas City office for seven years before relocating to Galveston, where she was named Branch Manager in May 2011.  Melissa brings a strong background in residential and commercial transactions.  She has experience in every facet of the title business and particularly enjoys the commercial side.  She has maintained as many as 100 files at any given time and every file is handled in the same manner – with professionalism.  In addition to her duties as Vice President, she is also the Branch Manager for the Galveston office.

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TINA BARRAS
Vice President of Title Plant Operations |

Tina has worked in the title industry since 1994.  During that time she held the positions of receptionist, front and back office escrow assistant, escrow officer and branch manager.  In May 2017, she took on the role of Title Plant Operation Manager and was promoted to Vice President in May 2018.  Tina brings multiple years of experience of working both the escrow and plant sides of the title business.  She specializes in locating properties using map records and Title Data, monitors the title exam flow, and maintains quality service by enforcing quality and customer service standards.

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DEBBIE RIGGS
Vice President of Business Development |

Debbie has over 15 years of business development experience in the title industry, the last 10 being with South Land.  Beginning as a Business Development Representative, she was promoted to Assistant Vice President in July 2016 and Vice President in May 2018.  In addition to her duties as Vice President, she markets in the Texas City area.