Stewart’s Patti Bonner Named President of The Texas Land Title Association

Head shot of Patti Bonner

HOUSTON (Aug. 19, 2015) – Stewart® Title Guaranty Company announced today that Patti Bonner, Stewart’s agency services district manager for the South Central States district, has been appointed as 2015-2016 Texas Land Title Association (TLTA) president. Bonner has been a TLTA member for more than 25 years. The statewide trade association represents the land title industry in Texas and serves more than 13,000 professionals involved in the safe and efficient transfer of real estate.  

In addition to serving as TLTA president for this fiscal year, Bonner is also serving her fourth year as  a member of TLTAPAC’s Board of Trustees

“Patti has proven herself to be a leader within Stewart, the Texas community and the real estate industry at large,” said Pat Beall, group president, agency services. “Her 31-plus years of title industry experience at Stewart lend well to leading TLTA in its future endeavors.”

“It is truly an honor to serve as president of the TLTA,” said Bonner. “As our membership has worked hard to understand and comply with the new CFPB regulations, TLTA has led the nation in our multipronged approach to educating our members and our related industry partners on the upcoming TRID implementation. We will continue to work in collaboration with our regulators, members and industry partners to provide the information and resources they need.”

Bonner joined Stewart in 1984 as agency assistant and computer systems manager. Throughout the years, she’s taken on new challenges and responsibilities, including the roles of associate district manager, associate Texas agency manager and agency services manager for the Central Texas area. In 2014, Bonner was appointed agency services district manager for the South Central States district, comprised of Arkansas, Louisiana, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Tennessee and Texas. In her current role, she supports and oversees all agency services operations within the district.

She has been previously honored as TLTA’s Outstanding Young Title Person. In addition, she has the designation of Certified Title Insurance Associate which less than 2 percent of TLTA’s 13,000 members have attained. Bonner earned a Bachelor of Arts in business finance from Oklahoma State University and her Master of Business Administration from Southwest Texas State University in San Marcos, Texas.

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