California-headquartered First American Title Insurance Company  has announced the appointment of Janette Waller as President of its Direct Division. In this role, Waller will lead the company's Direct Division, overseeing its direct operations across the country.
Over the course of her 19-year tenure with First American Title, Waller has excelled in local and regional positions of increasing responsibility within the division. Most recently, she served as vice president of Northern California operations, where she generated significant business growth and promoted a positive workplace environment. She previously served in branch, area, and operations leadership roles in Arizona.
Waller’s dynamic leadership style, a keen understanding of the title and settlement business, and commitment to growing the company has inspired strong customer relationships, a highly engaged and committed workforce, and strong business results, First American said in a statement. Waller currently serves on the board of the California Land Title Association and is past president of the Arizona State Escrow Association.
The largest subsidiary of First American Financial Corporation, First American Title Insurance Company traces its history to 1889. One of the largest title insurers in the nation, the company offers title services through its direct operations and an extensive network of agents throughout the United States and abroad. FirstAmerican Title provides comprehensive title insurance coverage and professional services for real estate purchases, construction, refinances and equity loans.