Merri Smith is an entrepreneur with extensive experience in innovation and development of new products and services, and was instrumental in the original launch of Info-Pro in 1997. With over 25 years in the real estate tax and title industry, Merri specializes in product innovation and delivery and has deep expertise with AGILE and LEAN start-up methodologies. Merri’s experience in the industry provides a wealth of insight when developing solutions for Info-Pro’s partners. Projects include designing and developing legal and real estate document assembly software, building a customer base from 0 to 1,000 law firms across the U.S., developing a title insurance document assembly program for ATG, leading a project to digitize over 1M courthouse documents, significantly improving the title search process, and leading the vision and development of Info-Exchange, Info-Pro’s custom web-based platform.
A native of Wisconsin, Merri began her career in secondary education. She is a graduate of the Urban and Regional Studies program from the University of Wisconsin – Green Bay and has studied at Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management.
Merri has three children and is a long-time handbell choir member and an avid soapmaker.