Russell C. Jones, President has over thirty years of experience in the title insurance industry, first as fee attorney for Chicago Title and then as the owner of Fort Bend Title, LLC. A named partner in the Holoway Jones Law Firms, PLLC, he has been active in the Fort Bend community since 1980, having served on both the Missouri City and Sugar Land City Councils and numerous other charitable and governmental boards. Russell brings experience in real estate and lending law with him as he oversees Fort Bend Title's relationships with its customers.
Stephanie Stigant, Vice President and Escrow Officer, has been leading Fort Bend Title for more than 8 years. She has experience working with small private lenders as well as investor transactions. Stephanie is also a licensed attorney in the State of Texas.
DaLesha Calinda, Escrow Officer and Closing Manager has been in the title insurance world since 1998. She has significant experience both managing title offices and processing closings from start to finish. She has worked with companies relocating their employees nationwide, builders, and regular home buyers. She has particular experience with auditing and quality control. We are excited she has joined our team.
Marlene Schnick, Contract Escrow Officer and Legal Assistant Marlene is a 20-plus year veteran of Fort Bend Title and its affiliates and is a Certified Escrow Settlement Professional. Marlene has experience closing everything from cozy homes to a large pharmaceutical company. Marlene’s calm demeanor helps keeps the entire office under control.
Vilan Grogan has been involved with residential real estate for over ten years. She was in banking for twenty years specifically construction lending. She has a degree in criminal justice from University of Houston Downtown and a paralegal degree from the Center for Advanced Legal Studies. She is new to the title insurance world but is excited to start a new career with our team.