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Heritage Title - Residential Team - Dependable, Distinguished, Exceeding Expectations
Phone: (512) 505 - 5000
Cell: (512) 415 - 9292
Fax: (512) 505 - 5024
Gary S. Farmer is president of Heritage Title Company of Austin, Inc. and Heritage Exchange Corporation of Texas.
has been in the title insurance business since 1985.
Heritage has been recognized for its excellence in the commercial title insurance arena as it has grown to be among the largest independently owned title agencies in Texas.
is involved in a variety of civic and charitable endeavors.
Currently, Gary serves as Chairman of Greater Austin Economic Development Corporation and its Opportunity Austin 3.0 Campaign.
Additionally, Gary serves as a Board Member of The University of Texas Chancellor's Council, the UT Development Board, Director's Council for UT's Department of Theatre and Dance, The Greater Austin Chamber of Commerce, the President's Council of The Real Estate Council of Austin, The Greater Austin Crime Commission, The Trust for Public Land, The American Heart Association, Boy Scouts of America, Capitol Area Council and the National Multi Housing Council.
Gary is also the Immediate Past Chair of Opportunity Austin (1.0 and 2.0), Past Chair of Advantage Austin III, Founder and Past President of RECA, Past Chair of Capitol Area Transportation Coalition, Past Chair of Take on Traffic Initiative, Past Chair of Caritas Community Advisory Board (two terms), and has served as a Board Member on numerous other civic and charitable boards.
has also chaired five (5) Capital Campaigns which have raised approximately $55,000,000 for community endeavors.
has served on three (3) Mayoral Task Forces dealing with the economy, the environment and healthcare.
In 2012, Zachary Scott Theatre named Gary
as a "Pillar of the Community" for his work to develop Austin into a special place.
In 2009, Boy Scouts of America
with its Distinguished Citizen Award.
Southern Business and Development Magazine
named Gary one of its "Top 10 People Who Made a Difference in the Southern United States" in economic development for 2009.
The Texas Department of Transportation
the State's Road Hand Award for 2009.
In 2007, CATC
the "Flying Tiger Award".
In 2006, the Greater Austin Chamber named Gary
its "Austinite of the Year" and RECA
named its highest award as "The Gary S. Farmer Commendation of Excellence Award".
In 2005, the Austin Business Journal
with the W. Neal Kocurek Real Estate Lifetime Achievement Award.
In 1998, Gary
was awarded the Sam Walton Business Leader Award by the Greater Austin Chamber of Commerce
In 1994, the Texas Land Title Association
as "The Outstanding Young Title Person".
wife, Susan, are graduates of The University of Texas
and the proud parents of three daughters, two UT
graduates and one current Longhorn!