Rachel Thackerson

Director of Closings and Operations

Phone: (254) 968-6222, Ext. 102

Rachel transitioned from an escrow officer and legal assistant from a prestigious local law firm to Cowboy Country Title to become the Director of Closings and Lead Escrow Officer. Rachel holds the TLTA Certified Escrow Settlement Professional certification. Rachel has over 14 years in the real estate industry and is knowledgeable in both title, examination and escrow. Rachel oversees each closing in the office, commitment and policy that is produced. Rachel received her Bachelor’s in Business Administration with a minor in Accounting from Tarleton State University. Rachel has a wonderful family of 5 that definitely keeps her busy when she is not at work. They like to fish, craft, bake, and spend as much time outside as possible.

Phillip Warren

Lead Abstractor

Phone:.(254) .968-.6222, Ext. 103

Phillip is a Stephenville native and is the lead Abstractor for our office. Phillip is a third-generation abstractor in his family and loves to put together the puzzles of the chain of title and help fill in the gaps. Phillip has been with our office since day one and oversees the maintenance and expansion of the database. Phillip is knowledgeable in plotting, deed chain, surveys, and taking titles back to sovereignty. When Phillip is not in the office you can find him hanging out with his crew of German Shepherds down by the creek or off roading in Arkansas.

Lauren Brown

Assistant Escrow Officer

Phone: (254) 968-6222, Ext. 100

Lauren is an Assistant Escrow Officer at Cowboy Country Title. She is also the receptionist and the first friendly face you will meet when you come into our office. Lauren obtained her Communications Degree at Purdue University. Lauren is married to Kirt Brown and they have a precious daughter Caroline, along with 3 dogs, a rabbit, and 2 cows. They recently moved to Stephenville in 2018 and fell in love with the community. Lauren has a background in sales and marketing and loves to learn about all our friends that drop in.

Kate Lovejoy

Records Management Specialist

Assistant Escrow Officer

Phone: (254) 968-6222, Ext. 101

Kate is an Assistant Escrow Officer at Cowboy Country Title. She is currently attending Tarleton State University obtaining a degree in History and is working towards applying her education to obtaining a law degree. Kate oversees indexing the documents from the courthouse in order to keep our records database current and is working towards taking our records database back to sovereignty. Kate has been with our office for over two years. Her escrow assistant duties involve attending to our customer’s needs, marketing, and assisting with closings. Kate will make you feel welcome to our office and you will always leave with a smile after meeting her.

Ben Barnette

Assistant Abstractor

Phone: (254) 968-6222, Ext. 107

Ben was born in Georgia but went to high school here in Stephenville, Texas. Go Jackets! Ben obtained a Marketing degree from the University of North Georgia and works as an Assistant Abstractor alongside Phillip. Ben also assists with the marketing department of Cowboy Country Title and also keeps up his duties as an ambassador for the Chamber of Commerce. Ben is the rugby coach at Tarleton State University where you can find him at rugby matches on Saturdays. Ben brings a new energy to the office with his smile and jokes. When you see him in the community feel free to say hi!