Meet The Team

Founder/President of Metropolitan Title LLC, Metropolitan Escrow & Title LLC earned a Juris Doctor from The American University, Washington College of Law in 1983. Jim was licensed to practice law in the Commonwealth of Virginia in 1983 and in the State of Maryland in 1984. The Texas operations; commenced in 2005.

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Sonia R. Downard

Vice President/General Counsel ( Virginia/DC Metro )

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Sonia comes to Metropolitan Title with almost 10 years of experience in the real estate industry. She received a Bachelor’s Degree in Finance degree from American University in 1999, and graduated from the George Mason University School of Law in 2002. After serving as an Assistant Public Defender for several years, Sonia was excited to return to real estate. She has conducted thousands …

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Stephanie Purvis

Director Business Development ( Virginia/DC Metro )

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Stephane Purvis Director of Business Development Stephanie comes to Metropolitan Title LLC after 5 years experience as an Account Executive in the Title Industry . She is also very experienced in Purchase and Refinance Real Estate closings. Stephanie also previously helped her husband, John with his Real Estate Business. He is a 3rd generation REALTOR in the Washington DC Metropolitan area. 

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Kiernan Penna

Closing Manager ( Virginia/DC Metro )

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Kiernan joined the company in the summer of 1988 working part time as a legal assistant while attending George Mason University. Having worked for an estate lawyer in Alexandria , VA for a short stint, she was eager to dive into something more fast paced. After graduating, she accepted a full time position as a transaction settlement coordinator and has been assisting Jim Mitchell in all aspects …

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Jennifer (Jenny) Seymour

Settlement Processor ( Virginia/DC Metro )

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Jenny has over 10 years of experience in the title industry. Throughout her career, Jenny has done it all, from pre-processing all the way through to post-closing. Jenny performs in many capacities, including preparing title documents, scheduling closings, preparing settlement statements and closing disclosures, prepping closing packages, and handling final title policies..

 

 


Noelia Figueroa

VP Pennsylvania Operations ( Pennsylvania/FloridaVirginia/DC Metro )

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Noelia Moreno Figueroa National / VP Pennsylvania Operations Noelia joined Metropolitan Title in February of 1999, just a few months after graduating from Law School. Her primary function as VP Pennsylvania Operations is to manage and grow new client relationships in our Pennsylvania office. She is currently a licensed Settlement Agent in 12 states and conducts closings in both English and Spanish.

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Mary Mitchell

Settlement Coordinator ( Virginia/DC Metro )

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Paul Pelish

Settlement Officer ( Virginia/DC Metro )

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Paul received a dual major Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science and History from Virginia Tech in Blacksburg, Virginia in 1989, and received his Juris Doctor from the George Mason University School of Law (now the Antonin Scalia Law School) in 1997 where Paul served as the President of the Student Bar Association.   Paul owned and operated Historic Title, LLC in Leesburg, Virginia for 14  …

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Sandy has over 10 years in the real estate industry.  She is also fluent in Spanish and has experience in conducting closings in Spanish. Sandy is an active member of the Northern Virginia Hispanic Chamber of Commerce.  Sandy is also a member of The Hispanic Women in Business.  Sandy’s attention to detail and personal touch make her an excellent Settlement Officer.  Sandy has been a resident of Burke since 1994.

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Kerry Self

Regional Operations Manager ( Virginia/DC Metro )

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Kerry manages the daily operations for the Leesburg, Middleburg and Winchester offices.   Kerry has decades of expertise in the real estate industry having owned her own title company after successfully growing and managing two others.  Kerry is widely sought after and respected in the industry for her organization, attention to detail, personal approach and overall knowledge of real estate.

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Debra Goodwin

Settlement Processor ( Virginia/DC Metro )

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Kristina Williams

Processor and Post-Closer
 
 

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Kristina comes to Metropolitan Title LLC with 25 years of experience as a processor and post-closer in the real estate closing industry in Virginia, Maryland & Washington, DC. She is a Virginia licensed title agent and has vast experienced with all aspects of the closing process, from opening a file to handling settlement and disbursement. Kristina previously worked in the commercial real estate lending department of a community bank, where she expressly handled all construction file monitoring to include budget and inspection review, draws and extensive documentation.


Charles Fincher

Regional Manager/Of Counsel ( Virginia/DC Metro )

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Charles, along with Paul and Kerry, operate and manage our western offices, including Leesburg, Middleburg and Winchester.   Charles is an attorney with more than 26 years of experience in real estate matters (including commercial, residential and title).  Beyond transactions, he handles land use/zoning, landlord/tenant, creditor/debtor, business sales and formation, neighbor law, conservation …

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Ryan Mitchell

6688 Nolensville Road
Suite 108-229
Brentwood, TN 37027

Direct Phone: 703-915-0214
Office Phone: 615-800-4005

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