Who We Are

Brooklyn Ross


Brooklyn joined our team in January, 2021. She is very excited to learn more about the title industry as she grew up surrounded by real estate agents. She is originally from California, but was raised in East Tennessee all her life. She is currently a college student majoring in Business and in her free time enjoys being a fitness instructor and loving on her pups! She is passionate about a helping people and is looking very forward to gaining knowledge and experience in the world of title insurance.

Trina Pearson

Title Commitment & Policy Specialist

Trina joined the Southland team in May, 2019. She is our Title Commitment & Policy Specialist. She brings 30+ years of experience in the mortgage lending, real estate, paralegal, and title company businesses. Originally from Maryland, she has lived in the Eastern Panhandle of WV for the last 32 years. She also has a real estate license in WV. She has a wide range knowledge of the industry and helps in other facets as needed.

Stephanie Gibbs

Post-Closing Specialist

Stephanie joined the team in 2018 as our Front Office Coordinator and has recently transitioned to her new position as Post-Closing Specialist. As a former emergency dispatcher for 20+ years, she thrives in a fast paced work environment.

Kali Stooksbury

Post-Closing Specialist

Kali became a part of the Southland Residential Title team in July, 2019. With a passion for knowledge, she is very excited to learn more about the title industry. She is currently studying to become a licensed real estate agent and is looking forward to helping buyers and sellers with all of their real estate needs in Knoxville and surrounding areas.

Beth Rupe

Processor & Closing Agent

Beth joined the team in 2017, bringing 3.5 years of experience in the banking and title industries along with her. Beth is a full-time processor who also steps in as a closing agent from time to time, allowing Southland Residential Title the opportunity to provide our clients with wider flexibility when scheduling closings. Beth is the processor for our resale files and the go-to for questions about resales.

Jennifer Helton

Closing Agent & Managing Member

Jennifer is the managing member of Southland Residential Title and has 15 years of experience in the title business. She is the primary closing agent for our office as well as the manager overseeing day-to-day operations.

Who We Are