Stewart Announces New Head of National Commercial Services

HOUSTON (April 11, 2023) – Stewart Information Services Corporation (NYSE-STC) today announced that Erin Sheckler has been promoted to the role of Head of National Commercial Services, reporting up through Steve Lessack, Group President.

Sheckler has been with Stewart for three years as Senior Division President for the Pacific Northwest, responsible for managing and overseeing the direct operations strategy and growth in Alaska, Washington, Oregon, Idaho, and Montana. Prior to joining Stewart, Sheckler was Senior Vice President of National Commercial Services for WFG National Title Insurance Company.

“Before Erin came to us, she was integral to the growth and development of commercial services and underwriting in her previous roles,” said Lessack. “As our national commercial presence continues to see steady growth post-pandemic, it requires a leader with strategic and mindful direction. Erin’s focus will be building our commercial brand in strong markets while strengthening our underwriting capacity and expanding into markets where we’ve previously been underrepresented.”

“I am thrilled to have a leader of Erin’s caliber and quality taking National Commercial Services to the next level,” said Stewart CEO Fred Eppinger. “We are confident that having Erin lead our strong, highly skilled Commercial team will allow us to grow our Commercial segment and gain share in attractive markets. Erin’s deep experience and expertise makes her an ideal fit to lead such an important and essential business line for us.”

Sheckler earned her Bachelor of Arts in Journalism/Public Relations & Business/Finance from Western Washington University, and her Juris Doctris, Cum Laude, from Seattle University School of Law.

About Stewart
Stewart (NYSE-STC) is a global real estate services company, offering products and services through our direct operations, network of Stewart Trusted Providers™ and family of companies. From residential and commercial title insurance and closing and settlement services to specialized offerings for the mortgage and real estate industries, we offer the comprehensive service, deep expertise and solutions our customers need for any real estate transaction. At Stewart, we are dedicated to becoming the premier title services company and we are committed to doing so by partnering with our customers to create mutual success. Learn more at

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