Agents National Title Promotes Southwest Agency Manager

July 6, 2021

Agents National Title Insurance Co. promoted Mark Batis to agency manager for the company’s southwest division.

Additionally, Agents National named Pamela Blake to the newly created position of Florida title production manager and Kimberly Fields as regional underwriting counsel.

“Mark, Pam and Kim epitomize the Agents National focus on innovation and service,” said Dan Hassen, national agency manager. “As the fastest growing title insurance agency in the country last year, we know that team members like them help us thrive.”

Batis joined Agents National three years ago, charged with overseeing agency operations and underwriting in Texas. He will now extend his responsibilities to Oklahoma and New Mexico. Before joining Agents National, Batis served as vice president and sales manager with WFG National Title Insurance Co.

“Mark is a terrific leader and fervent customer champion, who has made our Texas office incredibly successful,” added Hassen.

Blake will be responsible for the expansion and operation of Agents National’s Florida title production operation. She brings over 30 years of experience with national title insurers in residential and commercial production. She

“I am thrilled that Pam has joined our team,” said Kevin Thomas, Florida State Manager and Underwriting Counsel. “She places the same strong emphasis as we do on the customer experience.”

In her role, Fields will serve Illinois, Indiana, Michigan and Ohio. She has over 12 years in operations/management and another 10 years as underwriting counsel for the title insurance industry. Most recently, she worked at Landtrust Title Services, running operations and building their national commercial department.

“Kim’s understanding of all facets of the title insurance industry, combined with her legal background, is invaluable to Agents National,” said Cheryl Crowherd, director of underwriting for Agents National.

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