CREW Network Director (2021-2022)
Vicki Summerall is Senior Vice President of Business Development for Republic Title of Texas, Inc. Founded in 1991, Republic Title has grown into the largest title company in Texas and one of the top commercial escrow and title agencies in the nation. Republic Title is a wholly owned subsidiary of First American Title and is proud to operate as the First American Title National Commercial Services office for the Dallas-Fort Worth region. Republic Title is the preferred title partner for a wide range of commercial customers because of their comprehensive expertise in transactions including acquisitions, dispositions, refinancing, construction-to-permanent financing conversions and note sales. Republic Title’s experience in virtually every type of commercial property includes undeveloped land, office, multi-family, multi-site, retail, hospitality and industrial. Republic Title offers the financial strength of multiple, national title insurance underwriters and a national network that can coordinate the closing of simple or complex, billion-dollar multi-site, multi-state and worldwide transactions.
Vicki joined Republic Title in 1997 and oversees many of the company’s largest development and legal accounts. With a passion for professional and personal development, Vicki provides expert relationship management and strategic guidance to her clients. In addition to Vicki’s role in business development where she is responsible for maintaining and developing new business relationships, Vicki also manages Republic Title's commercial real estate training and education courses including MCE and CLE courses for commercial brokers and real estate attorneys. Her career in commercial real estate has spanned almost 36 years. Prior to Republic Title, Vicki was a director of leasing, marketing and sales with Rosewood Properties, Hunt Properties, Infomart and Terry Gwin & Associates. Vicki has been a member of CREW Dallas since 1997 and has held many leadership positions including director of Community Projects for the CREW Dallas board and 2020 CREW Dallas president. She has served on the CREW Network Scholarship Selection Committee, Nominating Committee, completed the CREW Network Leadership Certificate program and is a CREW Network Visionary. Vicki graduated from Baylor University with a bachelor of science degree. She and her husband, Terry, live in Dallas and are the proud parents of five grown children and three grandchildren. Vicki enjoys painting, gardening and any outdoor activity in her free time.