For more than three decades, Gene has held numerous roles in the title insurance industry including closing attorney, title insurance agent, real estate closing practice manager, past president of TNLTA, president of a full-service title insurance agency, regional president of a national title underwriter, and president of two regional title insurance underwriters. He is a longstanding member of ALTA and TNLTA where he currently chairs the Committee on Pre-Licensing Education.
In addition to serving as PYA’s Title Industry Service Director, he provides consulting and expert witness services to clients across the nation through his company, Title Experts and Management Services. In 2016, Gene was awarded ALTA’s prestigious distinction of NATIONAL TITLE PROFESSIONAL™—the first NTP in the state of Tennessee—in recognition of his demonstrated knowledge, experience, and dedication essential to the safe and efficient transfer of real property.
Gene received a Bachelor of Business Administration from the University of Tennessee and a Juris Doctorate from the University of Memphis.