Leslie Harrell

Owner/Escrow Officer



Leslie graduated from the University of Colorado in 1993. Her husband started in the title industry over 20 years ago at Burleson County Title with his father. She started helping with the accounting and bookkeeping aspects of Burleson County Title in 2003 while starting up her own company, a paint your own pottery studio. In 2006, she closed the painting studio, she and her husband purchased majority ownership of Brenham Abstract and Title and began to learn the many aspects of the title company business. She became an escrow officer and even dabbled in research and policy production. However, her focus is still primarily in the areas of regulation management, human resources, and accounting. 

Cassi Herrin

Escrow Officer/ Office Manager



Cassi Herrin is a native to Brenham, Texas, and she knows what it takes to make a real estate transaction happen due to her vast knowledge in the real estate industry.  Cassi began working for Brenham Abstract in 2010.  Prior to joining our team, she worked at two other local real estate companies as an Office Administrator and Marketing Director while being an active Realtor.  Prior to working in the real estate industry, Cassi worked at a few local attorney offices.  She started with Brenham Abstract as an administrative assistant, then became an Escrow Officer in 2013.  In 2015, Cassi was promoted to Office Manager while still keeping up with closings. 

Geneva Winkelmann

Escrow Officer



Geneva Winkelmann is one of our escrow officers. She is a native Brenham resident and a graduate of Sam Houston State University.  After working a couple years at a prestigious law firm in Brenham, Geneva found her way toBrenham Abstract and Title. She has been with us for 4 years now and appreciates being able to play a small part in helping people find their homes. Geneva loves her hometown and being able to give back to her community. She participates in local events celebrating Brenham’s history and working with the youth of the community. She is happily married to her husband John, and her interests include running, dancing, hiking, and working in her flowerbeds.

Steven "Payne" Schuelke




Payne graduated from Texas State University in 2017. Recently married in March of 2019. His wife teaches 5th grade at Brenham Middle School. He previously worked in the abstracting department at Chapin Title in Sherman, Texas for 14 months. Payne is new to the Brenham area, but not to Blue Bell! Hobbies include traveling, exercising, jogs with their two Australian Shepherds Huck and Millie, spending time Wife and family, playing golf, floating river and watching College football on the weekends

Tiffany Holmes

Administrative Assistant



Tiffany started with Brenham Abstract and Title in April of 2018. She moved to Washington County (Brenham) back in 2010 and fell in love with this community. The small town charm, running into friends and neighbors everywhere you go, just brings a smile to her face. Everyone is cheering for you to succeed or rooting for your kiddo at local events. The way folks unite in times of tragedy or triumph makes her heart swell. I am so excited and thrilled to be back in Brenham and grateful for the opportunity to serve my community.

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