Wagon Wheel Title, founded in 2006, is a boutique real estate title and escrow company from Nashville Tennessee. At Wagon Wheel, highly skilled attorneys and closing professionals conduct and coordinate our real estate closings. Wagon Wheel offers a full array of real estate title and escrow services to purchasers, sellers and lenders on real estate related transactions. We have extensive experience in all of the following transactions:
Wagon Wheel Title aims to distinguish itself from other Nashville title companies by offering a unique level of personalized title and escrow service, market knowledge and legal expertise. Wagon Wheel Title is an agent of Chicago Title Insurance Company. Founded in 1847, Chicago Title is the nation’s largest title insurance company and is the market leader for title company and escrow service underwriting in Tennessee.
Angie is from Mount Vernon, Kentucky. She graduated Summa Cum Laude from Eastern Kentucky University with a B.A. in Speech Communication and B.B.A. in General Business. After college, Angie moved to Nashville where she attended Vanderbilt University Law School, serving on the Moot Court Board and the Vanderbilt Law Review. After VULS, Angie practiced as a transactional attorney with Bass, Berry & Sims PLC. During her time at Bass, Angie co-founded a real estate investment company and discovered that her true career interest was in real estate. This revelation led to Angie co-founding Wagon Wheel Title and Lockeland Law Group. In her spare time, Angie enjoys spending time with her family, traveling and listening to live music.
Originally from Cleveland, Tennessee, Brandon graduated Summa Cum Laude from Dartmouth College, where he was elected to Phi Beta Kappa and awarded the Edwin F. Jones Prize for a history honors thesis about the attack on the 1961 Freedom Riders in Anniston, Alabama. After college, he road-tripped across the United States for almost a year until entering Harvard Law School. Upon graduating from Harvard in 2001, where his third-year paper focused on the portrayal of lawyers in the works of novelist Walker Percy, he returned to Tennessee to practice law with the Nashville law firm of Bass, Berry & Sims PLC. After co-founding a real estate investment company, he became increasingly interested in real estate and urban development, which led to his involvement in co-founding Wagon Wheel Title and Lockeland Law Group. A graduate of the Nashville Emerging Leaders (NEL) program and former board Member of the Tomorrow Fund, Brandon serves as an officer and board member of Rebuilding Together Nashville (RTN), a leading housing non-profit focused on affordable housing solutions. In his spare time, Brandon dabbles in reading and writing and enjoys 3 Crow trivia, live music, and spreading the gospel of horology.
Originally from Gleason, Tennessee, Steve graduated from Vanderbilt University with a B.A. in Philosophy and Political Science. After college, Steve attended Vanderbilt University Law School, where he was the John S. Beasley Scholar and served as Articles Editor for the Vanderbilt Law Review. After graduating from law school in 2003, Steve moved to Memphis where he served as a clerk for the Hon. Julia Smith Gibbons of the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit. Upon completion of his clerkship in 2004, Steve returned to Nashville, where he worked as a transactional attorney with Bass, Berry & Sims PLC. In 2009, Steve joined Wagon Wheel Title and co-founded Lockeland Law Group. Steve enjoys the fast pace of real estate transactions and has extensive experience setting up and closing multi-unit projects. He says: I love that this profession gives me a reason to see my friends and lots of opportunities to talk with new people. When he’s not closing real estate deals, Steve enjoys spending time with his daughter Ava, skiing, reading, and listening to live music.
Kristian is from Picayune, Mississippi. He graduated from Belmont University with a B.A. in Business Administration, with an emphasis in Music Business. After college, Kristian toured the United States performing gospel music for 12 years, touring with Dottie Rambo, Jason Crabb, LeAnn Rimes, Toby Keith, and Ricky Skaggs. Kristian is known for being the youngest male soloist in gospel music history to have two consecutive hits on the gospel music charts. Kristian began working with Wagon Wheel Title in April 2011 as a Closing Coordinator, and still continues to travel and sing.
Anne Marie is from New Albany, Mississippi. She graduated from Mississippi State University with a B.A. in Communication, with an emphasis on Public Relations. After college, Anne Marie remained in Mississippi for a short time, working for Contemporary Restaurants LLC as an Executive Administrator and Carlock Toyota as the Finance Manager. In May 2010 she moved to Nashville to pursue new career options. With the increasing business at Wagon Wheel Title, Anne Marie joined the Wagon Wheel team in April 2012 as a Closing Coordinator. In her spare time, Anne Marie enjoys spending time with friends, live music and painting.
Meredith is originally from Macon, Georgia. She graduated from The University of Georgia with a degree in Broadcast Journalism. Go Dawgs! Meredith joined the Wagon Wheel Team in 2014. In her spare time, Meredith enjoys working out and checking out live music with friends.
Carmen Coats is a native of Paris, Tennessee. She has been with Wagon Wheel since its inception in 2006. Her current position is Post-Closing Manager. Carmen has been in the real estate industry for over 30 years. She attended the University of Tennessee at Martin and received her BA in Management and Human Relations from Trevecca Nazarene University. She is currently on path to receive her Masters of Organizational Leadership from Trevecca in 2020. Carmen resides in East Nashville and has a set of twins, Bryan & Brittany, and a loveable pit bull named Jada. She is an active member of the Temple Church and is director of the Deaconess Ministry. Carmen enjoys cooking, going on cruises and being in the company of good friends.
Kelly Ray moved to Nashville from Dallas, Texas in 2011 to attend Belmont University. After graduating from Belmont in 2015, she became a member of the Wagon Wheel team. Kelly enjoys singing, dancing, and attending Nashville sporting events. She also loves brewery hopping with her rescue dog, Barnaby! Kelly has a true passion for people, and loves getting to know our clients as friends!
As an Ohio transplant, Daniel has called Nashville his home for nearly a decade. He is a graduate of the University of Akron where he studied Business Administration and Marketing. Daniel has gone on to apply this concentration and education along with the skill sets he has developed to several areas such as sales, program implementation, and management. Daniel has over 10 years of project management experience and several years of experience working in the Tennessee real estate industry. He has been a licensed real estate agent in the Greater Nashville area and worked in multiple areas and facets of the real estate process bringing a unique and broad understanding of the closing process as well as the timelines and work flow required to make such transactions run as smoothly as possible.
Drew Bandy grew up in Cleveland, Tennessee and attended Lipscomb University, where he received his Bachelor of Arts in Political Science. Drew is a Closing Agent at Wagon Wheel and has done over 2,500 real estate transactions. He is also highly adept in the latest technology affecting the industry- staying on the cutting edge, to better serve his clients. When he’s not hard at work at the office, closing deals, and with his clients- you will likely find Drew enjoying a premium cigar. Many refer to him as “a cigar aficionado”- which would putting it lightly. If you can’t find him at his favorite cigar bar, you will likely find him attending University of Tennessee football games- “Go Big Orange!”.
Courtney grew up in East Tennessee and went to school at Carson-Newman University, earning her B.A. in Mass Communication with an emphasis in PR and Advertising. She moved to Nashville in 2008 and eventually went back to school to become a Massage Therapist. After moving to Los Angeles for a year with her now husband, they moved back to Nashville in 2016 and she switched career paths to get into customer service for a large company, and joined the Wagon Wheel Title and Escrow team in 2019. Courtney enjoys spending her free time hanging out with her dog Sammy or binging documentaries on Netflix, and she and her husband are expecting their first child this fall.
Holly Ray is a graduate of the University of Alabama and has been on the Wagon Wheel team since 2019. She enjoys photography, traveling and hiking to water falls in her free time
Rebecca grew up in West Virginia and Texas. She graduated with an Associates in Applied Science in Paralegal Studies in 2008. Rebecca remained on with the attorney’s office she completed her externship with for a short time after graduating. In December 2009 she began her journey in title, working in different parts such as title search and foreclosure sale. She moved to the real estate closing side in 2017 working close to home. With the increasing business at Wagon Wheel Title, Rebecca joined the Wagon Wheel team in August 2019 as a Closing Coordinator. In her spare time, Rebecca enjoys working with teens, volunteering, camping, trips to the beach, and reading.
Jamie grew up in New England and moved to Nashville in 2008. He joined the Wagon Wheel Title and Escrow team back in 2019. He dreams of living in the woods of Colorado or British Columbia, and loves when it snows an uncomfortable amount. Jamie and his wife are expecting their first child in the fall.
Vicki is originally from New England. She graduated from Bryant College with a B.A. in Business, with an Accounting concentration. She has worked as an accountant for a construction equipment company in RI, as a Branch Accountant for Fidelity National Title in the CA corporate offices, as a Sponsored Programs accountant and as an ORACLE implementation team member for the University of Virginia. After many years as a full-time mom of four, Vicki started doing bookkeeping for Wagon Wheel Title in 2015. She joined the Wagon Wheel team full-time in September 2019 as a Human Resource Coordinator / Bookkeeper. In her spare time, Vicki enjoys spending time with family, knitting and baking.
Catherine is a native of Nashville, TN. Having spent nearly a decade working as an early childhood professional, she decided to expand her horizons. She joined the Wagon Wheel team in September of 2019 as the Accounting Manager. She is loving her new career in the real estate business and is excited about the future! In her spare time, Catherine loves trying new exercise classes, all kinds of outdoor activities, and cheering on the New England Patriots.
Cate is from Mount Sterling, Ohio. She began her Real Estate Title career in Columbus, Ohio in 2016. She moved to Nashville to join the Wagon Wheel team in 2019, and we are so happy to have her! In her free time, Cate enjoys discovering new restaurants, traveling, and working out.
Blaire is originally from Florida, but moved up to Nashville after graduating college in Chattanooga, Tennessee with a Bachelor of Arts in Public Relations and Advertising. She has worked in marketing for landscape architecture as well as large scale event planning for the Nashville Zoo. She also is a booking agent and coordinates shows for rock/punk artists in her free time. She joined our team back in 2019 to run our social media and assist Kelly Ray with marketing and client relations. Blaire enjoys film photography, going to museums, reading nonfiction, and road trips.
Julie is from Knoxville, Tennessee. She graduated from The University of Tennessee with a B.S. in Health and Human Sciences. She moved to Nashville in January of 2019 and joined the Wagon Wheel Title team October of that same year. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with family and friends, traveling and painting.
Eric is from Francis, Oklahoma. He graduated from Oklahoma State University with a degree in Secondary Education. After college, Eric joined the United States Army and served as an Intel Analyst with 5th Special Forces group. After the Army, Eric attended Belmont Law School graduating in 2019 and joined Wagon Wheel Title in February 2020. In his spare time, Eric enjoys playing volleyball and spending time with friends.
Britney moved from rural Illinois to Nashville as a child and grew up in the city. She attended Columbia State with a pursuit and interest in Psychology and since has worked in customer and client focused fields. She was presented with a new and exciting opportunity to join Wagon Wheel Title in 2020 and loves being part of the Wagon Wheel family. She has been active in freelance photography since 2014 and loves getting to work with people and build relationships with them through many areas in life. In her spare time, she likes to spend time with her daughter and family, garden, read, paint, and cook.
Molly is from Knoxville, Tennessee. She graduated from the University of Tennessee with a B.A. in Statistics, with a minor in Business Administration. After college, Molly remained in Knoxville for a short time, working for Random Acts of Flowers as Administrative Manager. In July 2020 she moved to Nashville to pursue new career options. With the increasing business at Wagon Wheel Title, Molly joined the Wagon Wheel team in July 2020 as a Processing Coordinator. In her spare time, Molly enjoys spending time with friends, pets, and family.
Jamie is originally from Lexington, Alabama. She Attended The University of North Alabama, with a concentration in Pre-Med Biology. After several years working as a Pastry Chef, Jamie moved up to Nashville, and has lived here for the past 6 years! She has spent the last several years working in the insurance industry and is excited to step into title since joining the Wagon Wheel team.
Valerie moved to Nashville in 2015 looking for a new adventure. She has enjoyed working in jobs that are focused on customer service. Her roles have varied anywhere from working at Petco as an Animal Care Manager, in both Tennessee and Hawaii, to working for a local chiropractic office. There she spent her time educating and helping people learn about natural health. In her spare time, she enjoys music, reading, staying active, and spending time with her pets.
Jasmyn is originally from Nashville, but spent most of her years in Las Vegas. She moved back to Tennessee in 2014 and was working in the medical field. She decided to have a career change and joined the Wagon Wheel team in March 2021. In her spare time she enjoy reading, traveling, doing makeup for weddings and photoshoots, and spending time with her family and friends.
Eliza is originally from Fort Worth, Texas. She has worked in a variety of fields, including working for a title company in Birmingham, Alabama. Recently, she decided to move to Nashville, where she has joined the Wagon Wheel Title team as a Post-Closing Assistant. In her free time, she enjoys travelling, music, and reading.