Founder Bio

Jett Title was formed by M. Monroe Jett. Born and raised in Lexington, Kentucky, Monroe went to boarding high school in Chattanooga, TN, at The Baylor School. Upon graduation he attend The University of Kentucky, graduating with a bachelor’s in business administration, majoring in marketing.  Monroe went to work for Bank of the Bluegrass & Trust Co. and, over 15 years, accumulated a wealth of knowledge in all areas of banking – especially in real estate lending and the closing of real estate transactions, and became president in 1999. In addition to his lending responsibilities, Monroe was also the bank’s trainer in Service Excellence, a course Monroe compiled over his 15 years amor a variety of sources and his own insight.  It was with such training that the bank gained a superior reputation for service throughout the state of Kentucky.

In 2003, Monroe left banking/lending and to engage himself in the real estate title industry to serve his former lending competitors which he knows so well. He found strong success in building his client base by utilizing his proven understanding of superior service.  Jett Title was founded in 2005, and was based on the extremely important foundation of customer service which Monroe was ingrained with, and which his clients so value. Monroe’s strengths (problem solving, professionalism and service excellence) have led Jett Title to be a leader in the title industry in Kentucky.  From teaching Real Estate Professionals, lenders and KY legislators, to closing transactions for the U.S. Govt. KY Govt, to the largest to the smallest of lenders across the nation, Jett Title has evolved into a team of expert closers and escrow agents who know and live our mission statement every day.

“It’s our strong effort and unwavering commitment to providing excellence in customer service that sets us apart. All you have to do is read our mission statement – it really says it all.” – M. Monroe Jett