First American Title President Gary L. Kermott Re-Elected to ALTA Board of Governors
November 30, 2004, SANTA ANA, Calif.
First American Title Insurance Company today announced that Gary L. Kermott has been re-elected to the Board of Governors for the American Land Title Association (ALTA). Kermott, who has served as president of First American Title since 1999, was also appointed to serve as chair of the Title Insurance Underwriters Section until October 2005.
Kermott’s career with First American began in 1983 when he was hired as a law clerk in
The 11-member Board of Governors is responsible for creating association policy, overseeing the financial health of the association, overseeing the work of 33 committees and ensuring the overall welfare of the association.
The American Land Title Association, headquartered in
First American Title Insurance Company, the largest subsidiary of The First American Corporation (NYSE: FAF), traces its history to 1889. One of the largest title insurers in the nation, the company offers title services through nearly 1,500 offices and an extensive network of agents throughout the United States and abroad. The company has its headquarters in