Linda Grahovec is a Senior Vice President and the National Agency Director of Education and Marketing Strategy for Fidelity National Financial. In this role, she oversees the national agency’s communication and education efforts and its marketing strategy. She also administers regulatory compliance education and ALTA Best Practices for title agents of Fidelity National Title, Commonwealth Land Title and Chicago Title. Linda brings the knowledge and experience compiled during a long, varied career in real estate with her to work every day.
Linda has been working in real estate for more than 30 years. She was once a full-time broker and still holds her managing broker’s license in Illinois. Linda previously worked for a law firm as a real estate paralegal for eight years. In that role, she worked closely with attorneys, lenders, realtors and consumers from contracts to closings. The next open chair at the closing table was that of a title officer. Linda filled that role by spending six years working in the direct operation of Lawyers Title, which is a Fidelity National Financial subsidiary. She knows how to talk about this industry because she has worked in so many aspects of it.
She is passionate about real estate services, title agency business development, web technologies, marketing, education, business plan analysis and strategic digital marketing of your business. Linda is a frequent presenter at industry events and conventions around the country including the American Land Title Association (ALTA). She has been certified to provide CE and CLE's to attorneys and real estate professionals as well as training and completing her Instructional Design Certification.
She talks to many groups within the industry because she loves to teach and share her knowledge and experience with others, especially FNF agents. Linda is currently active with ALTA on several committees, including the Homeowner Outreach Program (Direct to Consumer Marketing), Best Practices WorkGroup, National Title Professional Council (NTP) and Digital Closings Workgroup. She is currently President of the Illinois Land Title Assn. (ILTA), sits on the WLTP Council of the Wisconsin Land Title Assn. (WLTA) and former member of the Illinois Fraud Task Force from 2006-2011.
Linda has a BS in Business Administration and Marketing from Saint Xavier University and Governors State University. Outside of the office, Linda loves to cook, entertain friends and colleagues, relax at the beach or participate in water sports. She values time with her family, which includes six children and nine grandchildren.