Get to Know Landtrust Title, Your Title Insurance Company
At Landtrust, we’re diﬀerent. We’re customer-obsessed and strive to focus on what you need from start to ﬁnish. We strive to deliver service excellence for every real estate transaction, in addition to providing you with the tools and support you need to grow your business.
Landtrust Title was established to fulfill the growing need for partnerships that provide higher service standards and growth opportunities in the title insurance and escrow services industry.
Landtrust has become the fastest growing title agency in Illinois by providing outstanding service and operational excellence to attorneys, realtors, financial institutions and affiliated real estate businesses.
Meet the Team
Kimberly Fields, VP Title Operations, Sr. Underwriter
Kimberly has over a decade of experience in the commercial and residential title insurance industry. Most recently she has held positions at Old Republic Title and First American Title in the National Commercial Division. Her responsibilities included underwriting, escrow, and production management. Kim also has title agency level experience focusing on delivering personalized service to meet her client’s expectations. Prior to her career in the title industry, Kim was a practicing attorney, earning her Juris Doctor degree from Creighton University School of Law in Omaha, Nebraska.
Ron Babos, VP of Sales
Ron began his career with Mid-America Real Estate Corporation and has extensive knowledge of commercial title insurance needs. Formerly serving as the Business Development Officer at Stewart Title and a National Accounts Manager at Fidelity, Ron brings more than 30 years of experience in real estate and complex commercial title insurance matters. Ron earned a bachelor of arts degree in economics and business administration from Vanderbilt University.
Carmen Carbonara, Director of Sales
Carmen has worked in the title industry for more than a decade, closing nearly 800 transactions in the past year. Coming from a major underwriter, Carmen brings a wealth of experience and relationships to the Landtrust Title Services team. Well known in the industry as a passionate collaborator that works closely with attorneys and realtors to deliver the best customer experience.
Carmen is currently a board member of the Women’s Council of Realtors and was previously on the board of directors for the National Association of Hispanic Real Estate Professionals. Inducted into the President’s Club at Stewart Title for Sales Excellence, Carmen is also a current member of several real estate associations.
Brian Mraz, Commercial Closing Manager
Brian offers nearly two decades of legal and commercial title experience. He started his career at a large underwriter and later earned his Juris Doctor degree from Chicago Kent Law School. Brian thrives in dynamic environments, quickly adapting and finding creative solutions for the ever-changing demands of the industry. His hands on approach, friendly personality and professional acumen make closings easier.
Kerri McGee, Title Officer, Underwriter
Kerri has worked in the title industry for more than 25 years with extensive knowledge in every aspect of title insurance, and a dedication to providing the highest level of customer service. Kerri’s focus is on commercial examining, construction escrow and curative for statewide transactions in her role as Title Officer. Her responsibilities include working with attorney agents, lenders, developers and new construction projects. She earned her bachelor’s degree in education from Aurora University and is a certified Illinois Title Professional, as well as an inaugural member of the Illinois Land Title Association’s Michael D. Troutt Leadership Academy.
Joe Mainolfi, VP of Sales
Joe Mainolfi is responsible for driving sales for Landtrust Title Services, with a focus on growing the company’s attorney client base. Joe brings to the position a successful track record of more than 15 years that includes leadership positions and recognized sales achievements in the financial and title insurance industries. Joe specializes in forming strategic alliances and developing value propositions that add value to the customer relationship.
Prior to joining Landtrust, Joe most recently oversaw a sales team for a national underwriter where he nurtured key relationships and engendered strategic partnerships that led to significant revenue growth. Joe earned a Bachelor of Arts in English Literature from The University of Central Florida, with an emphasis in communications.