Tonya Watkins serves as an Escrow Officer in Select Title’s River Oaks office in Houston, TX. She was born in Chicago, IL moved to Texas in 1989. Starting with Stewart Title in 1990 in their policy department and she quickly moved into a back end assistant position. After a few months as a back end assistant, she was promoted to front end assistant team lead.
During her employment with Stewart Title, she was asked to move to a division made just for one of the major builders that closed with Stewart Title and did so for the next 4 years. Tonya then moved to the LandAmerica family as their back end and policy assistant manager and shortly thereafter was promoted to junior closer. Under the tutelage of the closer/attorney she assisted Tonya began to build her own clientele and ultimately inherited her mentor’s business upon retirement and closing full time.
After a few additional stops, Tonya ultimately found her home with the team at Select Title in 2020. Her 30+ years’ experience in the title business provides her a deep knowledge across many aspects of the industry. She specifically enjoys the customer service aspect of her career and looks forward to many more years helping people in realize their goals in the real estate industry.