Tom E. Blackwell
President and Principal
The Great American Title Company
Tom Blackwell serves as the President and Principal of Great American Title Company. In his leadership role, Tom focuses on enhancing growth and financial performance, while preserving the integrity of the company and service to customers. Previously, his title insurance experience includes 12 years as an employee and co-owner of an independent title agency in Lubbock, Texas. Following the sale of his company, he served as President and District Manager of a national underwriter’s Fort Worth Division and District for eight years. In 1989, he joined the largest title underwriter in the United States and was soon promoted to Administrative Regional Vice President. His responsibilities included managing 17 title company divisions and 400+ independent title insurance agents over a four state area. In addition, he oversaw the company’s underwriting and claims departments. Tom graduated with a BBA in Marketing from Texas Tech University. Personal Note: Tom is currently the treasurer and a board member of The Friends of Westfield House in Cambridge, England; a former member of Concordia Theological Seminary, Fort Wayne, Indiana, Presidential Advisory Board; the former president of Memorial Lutheran Church, Houston, Texas; and was a former Chairman of the Underwriter Committee of the Texas Land Title Association, as well as a 10 year member of the association’s Board of Directors. Tom resides in the Magnolia area with his wife.