Meet Our Team

Paige Payne
Paige founded the original Choice Escrow in 1988 and has been performing closings ever since. We call her our "career closer" because she has, without question, closed more real estate transactions than any other title professional in our market.

Jim Payne
Director of Business Development has been in the Greene County real estate market for 16 years as a lending professional and is now responsible for creating new business and new ventures with developers, builders and real estate professionals. Jim is also a member of the Missouri Land Title Association commitee for Judiciary and Legislative Affairs.

Karen Markle
Karen Markle is the Manager of our Title Operations. She has been in her current position since February of '02, she had previously been with Randall Boxx and Associates. She has a staff of 4.