Executive Team

Our Team

Meet Our Executive Team

We pride ourselves on having a team of highly-skilled experts.
Jennifer Price
Jennifer Price

Jennifer Price

President

Jennifer Price

SVP – Operation & Business Development

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Born in North Carolina, Jennifer Price lived in California before making her home in Texas. Her title insurance experience began in Burleson County, where she also worked for the County Clerk.

Jennifer has held several positions at University Title since she began her career here in 2002. Married to John Price in 1993, she enjoys spending time with her daughter and son and supporting their extracurricular activities.

HEATH POOLE
HEATH POOLE

Heath Poole

Market Executive

Heath Poole

Market Executive

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Heath C. Poole has been a practicing attorney for over 18 years. Heath has represented a variety of clients over a wide-ranging array of practice areas. He has represented individuals and corporations with business transactions, mergers and acquisitions, entity formation, civil litigation, oil and gas transaction and litigation, civil appeals, probate matters and criminal defense. Heath graduated from Texas A&M University in 1997 with a B.B.A. in Management and earned his Juris Doctorate from St. Mary’s University School of Law. He was admitted to the State Bar of Texas in 2000.

Heath is a member of the State Bar of Texas, Brazos County Bar Association – Past President and is a Life Fellow of the Texas Bar Foundation.

Heath is married to Kelli B. Poole. Kelli and Heath have two sons, Cole Poole and Houston. He and Kelli are members of Central Baptist Church. He has served the community in various capacities during the 18 years living in Bryan/College Station. He is currently serving on the board of directors for “Junction 505” and “Health For All” and he has also served on the board of directors for the Brazos Valley Children’s Museum and the Junior League of Bryan-College Station’s Citizens Advisory Council.

Kary Mersmann
Kary Mersmann

Kary Mersmann

SVP – Commercial and Residential Services Division

Kary Mersmann

SVP – Commercial and Residential Services Division

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Kary Mersmann is the Senior Vice President of Commercial and Residential Services Division for University Title Company. She moved to Texas when her Army officer father was stationed at Fort Sam Houston in San Antonio and never left.

Kary graduated from Texas A&M University in 1980 with a BBA in Management. She joined University Title Company in 1992 and has been an escrow officer for the past 24 years. She became a Certified Escrow Settlement Professional designated by the Texas Land Title Association for extensive escrow experience and knowledge.

She is active in the community having received the Rotary Club’s VIVA Award in 2008 and is a sustaining member of the Junior League of Bryan-College Station, Inc. Kary also received the Texas Land Title Association Professional Excellence Award in 2012. Kary, along with her husband, Larry, have two grown children, and two grandchildren. Kary also expresses a love for travel.

Marino Charles
Marino Charles

Charles Marino

VP – Title Production

Charles Marino

VP – Title Production

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Charles Marino is Vice President of Title Production at University Title Company. He is a native of Brazos County, a 1983 graduate of Texas A&M University and a 1991 graduate of the Texas A&M Land Economics and Real Estate Masters Program. He joined University Title Company in 1993 and has held several positions of title examiner, escrow officer/closer and title production liaison.

Charles became a Certified Title Insurance Professional (CTIP) designated by the Texas Land Title Association for extensive escrow and title production knowledge. He is serving as a member of the Certification Committee of the Texas Land Title Association. Charles is also a 1995 graduate of the Bryan-College Station Chamber of Commerce Leadership Brazos program. He is married and has two sons. Charles is actively involved in various programs and ministries at his church. Charles also enjoys fishing and gardening.

Michelle Merritt
Michelle Merritt

Michelle Merritt

VP – Human Resources and Operations

Michelle Merritt

VP – Human Resources and Operations

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Michelle Merritt is the Vice President of Human Resources and Operations at University Title Company. Michelle is from Van, Texas and graduated from Texas A&M University in 2003 with a BBA in Finance. She was previously with University Title Company from 2005-2008 and rejoined the company in 2012.

Michelle handles all aspects of human resources and payroll administration. She obtained her Professional in Human Resources (PHR) certification in 2013 and her SHRM-CP certification in 2015. Married to her high school sweetheart, Derek Merritt, in 2004, she enjoys spending time with her son and daughter and supporting their extracurricular activities.

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