Northern Arizona University
’79 BS, Northern Arizona University
currently the president of local Flagstaff business, Pioneer Title Agency, a
title and escrow agency founded in 1985 by the Newlon family and based out of
Sierra Vista, Arizona. While Keith was attending Northern Arizona University in
the late 1970s, he worked at a local company called Minnesota Title Agency.
After developing a strong relationship with the owners, Keith bought Minnesota
Title Agency in 1993 and combined it with Pioneer Title Agency, creating a
company with 51 branches throughout Arizona.
Keith is passionate about volunteer work, and encourages his
employees to give back in their communities. The Flagstaff branches have
volunteered after natural disasters such as the Shultz Pass fire in 2010 and
the Bellemont tornado in the same year.
Keith has wonderful memories of Northern Arizona University
and was inducted into The W. A. Franke College of Business Hall of Fame in
2010. He and his wife Cynthia live in Sierra Vista and have three children,
Lindsay, Cara, and Tyler.