Earle Thompson has been promoted to the position of senior vice president, agency division with WFG National Title Insurance Company. He will remain in the company’s New Orleans offices and will continue to manage WFG National Title’s agency operations in Louisiana and Mississippi. Thompson was previously vice president with the company, overseeing agency operations in Louisiana and Mississippi. He joined WFG National Title in 2012 after 17 years with one of the nation’s largest title underwriters, most recently as the agency manager for Louisiana. Before that, he served for seven years as a vice president, state manager with United General Title.
He was previously a VP, state manager for Minnesota Title Company, before which he served in the mortgage lending industry. Thompson is the current Secretary/Treasurer for the Louisiana Land Title Association (LLTA), and is a past president for that organization as well. He is a past president for the New Orleans Metropolitan Association of Mortgage Bankers. He has been awarded as the LLTA’s Title Man of the Year two times and has received the President’s Award from that organization as well. He played collegiate basketball at Louisiana Tech University, eventually transferring to Loyola University of the South (now Loyola University New Orleans), where he received his bachelor’s degree.
“Earle has played a critical role in WFG’s rapid growth in the Louisiana and Mississippi markets,” said Charles Cain, SVP of midwest agency manager. “He knows the market…and the market knows him. His clients have come to expect his very best efforts on their behalf and know that he and his team are an exceptional resource for their agents.”