Meet Our Leadership Team
Houston Area Regional Leadership
Owner & Chief Executive Officer
Bill Shaddock, is the owner and CEO of the Bill Shaddock Family of Companies and is a leading figure in the North Texas business community. He earned his BBA in Finance at TCU, his MBA in Real Estate at SMU and went on to earn his JD from Baylor Law School. He subsequently joined a downtown Dallas law firm. Shaddock left the practice of law in 1983, to team with his brother, Peter, in the real estate business. Together they started Shaddock Development Co, which is now one of the most prolific real estate businesses in North Texas.
Bill remains an active partner in Shaddock Development Co. along with his brother Peter and sons, William and Andrew. Additionally, Bill is an accomplished entrepreneur, having founded a collection of businesses known as The Bill Shaddock Family of Companies. These include Capital Title of Texas (the Largest Independent Title Company in the United States), Shaddock National Title Holdings (collection of title companies across the United States), First National Title Insurance Co. (the 9th Largest Title Underwriter in the United States) and Willow Bend Mortgage Company.
Shaddock’s many professional and personal accomplishments include business and humanitarian recognition and awards for exemplary best-practices and selfless work effort in the Dallas community and at his alma maters. Bill is also a dedicated family man, taking great joy in spending time with his wife, three children and 4 beautiful granddaughters.
Chief Operations Officer
Tracy McMahon “Tracy” grew up in Independence, Missouri. After completing her Bachelors in Science from Central Missouri State University in Warrensburg, Tracy took a position with Delhi Gas Pipeline (Delhi) in Dallas with a company she had interned with the prior summer. She was a member of Delhi’s Regulatory Department working with DOT, OSHA, RRC, EPA compliance as well as Phase 1 and 2 Environmental Assessments and Eminent Domain matters. Tracy worked full-time while attending law school. She graduated from Texas Wesleyan School of Law, now known as Texas A&M School of Law, December 1991 and passed the State Bar of Texas in May 1992.
Tracy and her two children, Bailey and Drew, live in Frisco, Texas. Tracy was a fee attorney for American Title Company, later known as LandAmerica American Title, from 1998 until 2008 when she moved her fee relationship to Capital Title of Texas, LLC. Tracy was seeking a variety of underwriting options, broad county coverage and little interference from “corporate.” Tracy began closing transactions in 1998. Her business consisted of a wide variety of commercial, new construction, residential resale, and loan transactions.
Bill Shaddock asked Tracy to begin running Operations for Capital Title beginning October 2011. She is the Chief Operations Officer (“COO”) for Capital Title and a partner in Shaddock Law & Associates. While she has been with Capital Title, the company has grown from 24 to over 100 offices which cumulatively close approximately 35,000 transactions per year. She has restructured or fully created new support departments and positions to maximize the core operations support for the Company. Under Tracy’s leadership, Capital Title has grown to include the addition of arguably the best Policy Department in the State of Texas, and maybe in the industry. Capital Title has also experienced significant growth in the Escrow Accounting Department, which is as strong as anyone’s and is continuing to improve processes. Tracy has developed legal support, with the addition of attorneys in key support roles, for the Capital Title staff, as well as their clients and customers. She has worked with Title Operations to help build a 34 licensed county plant that turns 200+ orders daily. Tracy provides legal support and closer support personally to the staff of Capital Title.
Tracy seeks practical application and business-sense decisions, considering risk assessment and underwriting positions on specific transactions. Her gift is in problem-solving, which pairs perfectly with her goal to get her closers to the closing table. She has the resources in place to provide the greatest amount of support to closers, new and existing.
Tracy is a TREC CE Certified Instructor, serves as a Trustee on the TLTA PAC Board, is a member of the TLTA Regulatory Committee, a licensed escrow officer with the Department of Insurance, and a licensed attorney with the State Bar of Texas.
When Kevin started his career at Capital Title, he was the only employee in the Houston region, and now it boasts over 240 employees. Through his hard work some amazing opportunities have come his way, and Kevin always say’s “Capital Title has become what it is today because of the amazing employees with whom he has been so blessed to surround himself. The employees and our family culture are the things that set us apart from any other title company, as it’s all about them”. Our moral compass here at Capital Title is God/Family/Work, and when you put them in that order you will always be on the right track. Kevin has succeeded in advancing business throughout our Houston offices and has accomplished opening all the offices listed below in just 7 short years:
Our most recent office acquisition is in Orange TX.
Kevin has been a Houston/Kingwood resident for the past 35 years, calling Kingwood home for over 20 years. He was born in Beaumont, Texas and raised in Lafayette, Louisiana. He then traveled the United States with his parents who are in the ministry.
Kevin tries his best to have a healthy balance between family & work. In addition to spending time with his three beautiful children, McKenzie, Hunter and London, he is an avid outdoorsman. He enjoys playing baseball, football, water skiing, fishing and hunting.
President of Operations & Escrow - Houston & Golden Triangle
Kristy has worked in the title industry since 2002 and has served as Division President of North American Title, and Regional President for Lennar Title.
She comes from a background that includes training in all areas of title insurance, including Examination, Escrow, and Operations.
Kristy's 19 years of experience was predominantly in Escrow and Operations Leadership.
Her knowledge and experience, along with her servant leadership mentality, will be a great asset to Capital Title!
VP, Marketing & Sales
Phillip, a Houston native, has lived in Montgomery County for the past thirteen years. He got his start in the title industry with American Home Shield, where he spent the last seven and a half years as an Account Executive. He was referred by one of the Directors there when they expanded the Houston market. Prior to that he worked for ten years with Silver Eagle Distributors in Houston as a Sales Specialist and Team Leader. His reputation in taking care of his client’s needs and expectations is what sets him apart from others in the industry. His tenure, experience in working with Real Estate Professionals, his humor and his relationship building skills has also helped him.
Phillip has been recognized with the American Home Shield 2005 National Rookie of the Year; 2006 Highest Closing Increase, Highest Targeted Office Closing Increase and Highest Percentage over of Budget Nationally; 2007 Highest percentage over Budget and 2005, 2006, 2007 and 2008 Presidents Circle of Excellence recipient. These were all National awards compared to over 140 account executives nationally. And on top of that he was the two time Team of the Year recipient at Silver Eagle Distributors.
Phillip has three daughters, Kayla, Karysa, and Gianna (the boss). On his free time, he enjoys anything outdoors involving camping, hunting, fishing, and sports but above all Phillip enjoys making people laugh.