According to an announcement made Tuesday, ""WFG National Title Insurance"":http://www.wfgnationaltitle.com/ hailed move-ups by two to its Louisiana agency division. Stephen Sklamba and Liz Pecoraro will take on new roles as VP and underwriting counsel and state sales manager, respectively.[IMAGE]
""Stephen and Liz are well-established and highly regarded by a wide number of independent agencies in Louisiana,"" Charles Cain, SVP and agency manager, their new boss, said in a statement. ""They understand the power and importance of the independent title agent in today's market, and work as hard as anybody in the industry to support the success of those agents. They are welcome additions to the ""WFG National Title"":http://www.wfgnationaltitle.com/ team.""[COLUMN_BREAK]
As VP and underwriting counsel, Sklamba will direct assistance for all ""WFG"":http://www.wfgnationaltitle.com/ -related underwriting matters. Holding a law degree from ""Tulane Law"":http://www.law.tulane.edu/, the New Orleans native retains some 40 years of experience in real estate, title insurance, probate, creditors' rights, and consumer credit laws.
During that stretch, Sklamba oversaw several major title insurers as underwriting counsel. He also previously served as a board member for the ""Louisiana Land Title Association"":http://www.llta.org/, of which he is also a past president. A trusted authority on title insurance law, Sklamba has testified before Louisiana Legislature civil law and judiciary committees.
As state sales manager, Pecoraro will help grow and strengthen relations with ""WFG"":http://www.wfgnationaltitle.com/ title agents in Louisiana and Mississippi. With some 15 years as an agency manager, she previously operated as a branch office supervisor for six years with ""Norwest"":http://www.nvp.com/. Prior to the role, she served as a state notary, signing agent, and in various roles in the legal industry.
According to its Web site, ""WFG National Title Insurance"":http://www.wfgnationaltitle.com/ services real estate transactions.