Wendy M. Worley- President & CEO
Wendy’s experience, dedication to her profession, and attention to detail have become traits her clients know and rely on. She founded Valley Title and Closing Services, LLC in 2007, to serve her community with the best personal service while providing exceptional title insurance by the most trusted name in the industry, Old Republic Title Insurance Company, Inc.
Wendy is a Huntsville native. She has two sons, Rhett, a University of Alabama Graduate, and Donald Ross, a college freshman and runner at Valley Title. In her free time, Wendy enjoys spending time with her family, traveling, antiquing, and boating. She is a sustaining member of the Junior League of Huntsville, an Affiliate Member of the Huntsville Area Association of Realtors and has been recognized as Title and Closing Professional of the Year. She currently is a member of the Alabama Land Title Association and is a member of many charitable organizations she is proud of including the 100+ Women who Care.
She is most proud of her staff and the dedication they give the clients every day. “I think we have the cream of the crop and the chemistry we share is like no other I have seen in the work place.”
Daniel C. Boswell- Attorney at Law
Dan graduated from the University of Alabama in 1973, University of Alabama Law School in 1976, and passed the Alabama State Bar in 1977.
Dan started his first practice as Hopper and Boswell in 1977 until 1989 and then became one of the founding partners of Wolfe, Jones and Boswell that operated until 2009. He was one of the largest Real Estate Law Practices in the State of Alabama for many years. His dedication, his knowledge and work ethic is what Madison County has relied on. He brought all of those qualities to Valley Title in 2010 making our foundation even stronger.
Dan was born and raised in South Alabama from a very traditional southern family. Dan always knew he would be an attorney coming from a long line of lawyers. Dan’s father was a Prosecutor, his Grandfather a Defense Attorney.
In his spare time, Dan enjoys spending time with his family, reading, traveling and being on the lake. Dan is a staple in our community and we are proud to have him at Valley Title and Closing Services.
Kelly Brown- Office Manager & Senior Closer
Kelly is very knowledgeable in every aspect of the title and closing business. When joining Valley Title 2010, she brought 15 years of closing experience and 15 years of abstracting experience. She has seen many changes in our industry and has embraced them with ease, making her an expert in her field. She is a huge asset to the Valley Title team!
Kelly is a Huntsville transplant coming to us from Edmond, Oklahoma. She is a proud mother of two, Kristen and Chase. In her free time, Kelly enjoys spending time with her family, traveling, and Sooner Football!
Cortney Blair Jacks – Closing Coordinator
Cortney was born in Birmingham, Alabama but has been living in Huntsville for over 20 years. She graduated from Huntsville High School and went on to attend the University of Alabama in Huntsville where she received a Bachelor of Science degree in Biological Sciences. Right out of college, she worked as a contractor for the ATF analyzing ballistic evidence from crime gun cases all over the United States. After a few years, she decided to change careers and is now a Closing Coordinator for Valley Title.
She has two rescue dogs named Bentley and Cooper, and a Maine Coon cat named Thor. In her spare time, Cortney enjoys reading, golfing and spending time with family and friends. She recently bought her first home and enjoys doing DIY projects.
D. Zachary Boswell- Traveling Closer
Zach is an extremely important part of the Valley Title team. Valley Title prides itself on making closing easier for all involved. When clients aren’t able to come to our office due to scheduling conflicts, Zach travels anywhere in the state to accommodate them.
Zach grew up in the Huntsville area attending Randolph School from kindergarten until his sophomore year, then attending and graduating from Sparkman High School. He attended the University of Alabama and earned his degree in Business Marketing in 2009, he went on to earn his law degree from Birmingham School of Law. When he’s not at work, Zach coaches for Huntsville Futbol Club’s Junior Academy league. He enjoys working with the younger players and watching them learn the finer skills of the game. He also enjoys spending time on the water fishing.
Bernadean Mefford- Administrative Assistant
Bernadean has retired 3 times but her hard working nature and love for people brought her again to the work place where we are reaping the rewards of her good nature. She takes care of every need in the office assisting all who need her and our clients look forward to seeing her smiling face and visiting with her.
In her spare time, Bernadean enjoys spending time with her family, reading, traveling and taking care of others.
We are so proud to have her and couldn’t imagine our days without Ms. Bernadean.
Tonya Carano- Administrative Assistant
As an Administrative Assistant, Tonya is constantly on the move ensuring the office runs smoothly.
Tonya moved to Huntsville and began attending Whitesburg Christian Academy as a Freshman in high school. After graduation she began Attending the University of Alabama in Huntsville where she is currently pursuing her degree in Biology with a minor in Spanish. She is an active member of Pi Beta Phi. In her spare time she enjoys hiking, babysitting, and spending quality time with friends and family.
Anna Lumpkin- Receptionist
Anna is the first person you’ll meet when walking through our doors. Her professional demeanor and warm personality ensure our clients are greeted and made to feel at home while visiting our office.
Anna was born and raised in Huntsville. She graduated from Huntsville High School and is now pursuing her degree in Elementary Education at Athens State University. In her free time she enjoys spending time with her family and friends. She’s a self described foodie and loves trying new recipes every chance she gets.
Stephanie Barnes- Title Agent
Stephanie is a lifelong Huntsville resident with fourteen years of experience in the business including real estate, construction, office manager, title research analyst, title commitments and final title policies. She’s a proud mother of two and spends much of her free time supporting them in their activities.