- 248.286.3800 ext. 426
Neil Sherman is the President of Best Homes Title Agency and Vice-President and Managing Partner of Schneiderman & Sherman, PC. He is responsible for the day to-day oversight of both companies and was instrumental in the company’s growth from five to over 125 employees. Mr. Sherman is serving a four year term on the Board of Directors for the Legal League 100, comprised of 100 law firms nationwide specializing in the area of real estate law. He also serves on the Advisory Board of Directors for M Report Magazine, a leading real estate publication focusing on mortgage origination.
Mr. Sherman is a member of the American Legal and Financial Network, Michigan Land Title Association, Michigan Mortgage Lenders Association and State Bar of Michigan. Mr. Sherman serves as a member of a number of charitable committees including the Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Detroit, Real Estate Executive Committee.
Crain’s Detroit Business named Mr. Sherman to its 2010 “40 Under 40″ list. For 19 years, Crain’s has honored the best and brightest in Southeast Michigan who have made their marks in business before age 40. Crain’s evaluates candidates based on achievement and community impact.
Mr. Sherman is a graduate of Michigan State’s Law School, is married and the proud father of three boys.
Peter M. Schneiderman
— Senior Vice-President
Peter M. Schneiderman is a founding member of Best Homes Title Agency and President of Schneiderman & Sherman, P.C. He founded the original law firm in 1973, which was reincorporated in 1995 under its present name. Mr. Schneiderman has represented clients in the mortgage banking industry since 1975, including in the areas of foreclosure, bankruptcy, eviction, REO, title, regulatory, licensing and related litigation matters.
Mr. Schneiderman is a licensed title agent and maintains membership in the Real Property Law and Business Law Sections of the State Bar of Michigan. The firm is a member of the Mortgage Bankers Association. In addition, Mr. Schneiderman lectures on real property issues both locally and nationally.
Mr. Schneiderman is a 1967 graduate of the University of Michigan Business School; 1970 graduate of the Wayne State University School of Law; licensed to practice law in the State of Colorado since 1997; admitted as a Certified Public Accountant in the State of Michigan since 1973; current member of the American Association of Attorney-Certified Public Accountants, Inc.; and currently certified to practice law in the U.S. Tax Court, and the Eastern and Western Federal District Courts of Michigan.
— Senior Vice President, Operations
- 248.286.3800 ext. 427
Mr. Ruszala is the Senior Vice President of Operations for Best Homes Title Agency, LLC. He is responsible for the day to-day oversight of the statewide operations. His 29 years of residential and commercial title insurance experience include having been Production Supervisor for First American Title Insurance Company’s Southeast Michigan Direct Operations, Agency Operations and County Support Services, as well as the Michigan Production Manager for The Talon Group, a division of First American Title Insurance Company. He has previously been Chief Title Officer for several title agencies in the Southeast Michigan market. Dwayne resides in Metropolitan Detroit and is married to his wife of 22 years, Jo Ann.
THE SOUTHEASTERN DIVISION
— Vice President-Operations
- 248.286.3800 ext. 424
Christy Jessop is the Vice President of Operations for Best Homes Title Agency, LLC. She focuses on operational processes and procedures, best practices and the day to day operational functions of our business. Christy started in the Title Insurance industry in 1990 with a local Michigan agency. Beginning as an escrow document preparation specialist, Christy quickly progressed into leadership roles, managing the escrow operations for local agencies and eventually branch management for Commerce Title Agency, a division of Centex Homes, a fortune 500 company, specializing in new construction and development. After the Pulte Homes merger with Centex Homes, Christy became a Risk Analyst for PGP Title Agency, a division of Pulte Homes, giving her a national perspective on risk management and operations within the Title Insurance industry. Christy is married and a proud mother of two children.
— Title Manager
- 248.286.3800 ext. 450
Kevin Gill is the Title Manager for Best Homes Title Agency, LLC, and heads up the Title Department out of our Farmington Hills headquarters. Kevin started with Best Homes in 2012 in the Order Processing Department and has quickly advanced throughout our Title operations. Kevin soon advanced to a Foreclosure Title Examiner and had continued his growth through REO and Retail examining. Kevin was promoted to Title Department Supervisor in 2015 where he gained experience in day to day managerial duties, staff training, and both internal and external customer service. Kevin graduated from Michigan State University with a Bachelor’s degree in Urban and Regional Planning. Kevin is married and expecting his first child.
— Escrow Manager
- 248.286.3800 ext. 434
Kisha has over 14 years of experience in the title industry. She joined Best Homes Title Agency, LLC in November of 2007, as a processor. Kisha quickly moved into leadership roles within the company becoming a team lead, handling escrow training for our Farmington Hills location, becoming a valuable resource for our branch offices as we expanded and is now the Escrow Manager of our Farmington Hills location. She has experience in REO, Reverse Mortgages, Land Contracts, Short Sales and various different types of real estate transactions. She attended high school and college in Detroit, MI. Kisha has been married for 16 years and has three children.
THE WESTERN DIVISION
— Western Division Manager
Tracie L. McRae is the Area Operations Manager for the West Michigan branches of Best Homes Title. She has over 30 years of experience in examining both residential and commercial real estate transactions. Her experience includes Production Manager for the State of Michigan for Chicago Title of Michigan, along with being the Operations Manager for several local title agencies. Tracie has a B.S. in Pre-Law from Michigan State University. Tracie has been married to her husband Tom for 25 years and has two sons, Ian and Brendan.