Westcor Adds Two Execs in Texas

October 6, 2015

Westcor Land Title Insurance Co. named Steve Black to the position of vice president, Texas agency manager, and Richard Worsham to the position of vice president, Texas underwriting counsel.

Black most recently successfully built and operated three individual Texas title agencies. With over 25 year’s experience, his expertise spans across many facets of the title insurance industry. His previous role with a national underwriter helped forge national agent relationships. During his tenure with the national underwriter, Black developed a centralized title production platform for national lending institutions.

In his new role, Black will be responsible for ensuring superior service to Westcor agents while expanding the company’s presence to make way for significant growth in the Texas market.

Of his 29 years of practicing law, Worsham has served 20 years in the title industry.His experience spans from running a fee attorney practice—dealing primarily with residential properties—to underwriting large commercial transactions. He recently has spent the last several years as underwriting counsel for a large national underwriter. Mr. Worsham has extensive speaking experience, having taught for the Texas Land Title Association, the State Bar of Texas, South Texas College of Law, at several large Texas law firms, and numerous continuing educations courses for real estate agents and title agencies.

“We are excited to have Steve and Richard join us at Westcor,” said Scott Chandler, executive vice president and director of agency, “Their extensive experience in the title insurance industry will be a great asset to Westcor and our Texas agents.

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