- Title Insurance Underwriting Certification, New York University School of Continuing and Professional Studies
- Bachelor of Arts, Anthropology and Early Childhood Development, State University of New York at Buffalo.
With more than 20 years of experience in the real estate, mortgage, and title insurance industries, FNL co-founder Michelle Palijaro, offers a comprehensive array of services to clients based on her history of managing all aspects of running a title agency — from the inception of a business relationship to post-closing work.
As a senior title officer at FNL, Michelle works on clearing title exceptions, coordinates issuance of title insurance coverage, and manages policy changes and amendments. Prior to co-founding FNL, Michelle served as a closing coordinator with Federated Title Services.
Before joining the Federated team, Michelle worked as a title insurance production and closing coordinator with The Monte Group in Rockland County, NY. She began her career working as a New York and New Jersey residential mortgage broker and senior mortgage loan processor at Power Financial Associates Ltd., Inc. in Englewood Cliffs, NJ.