Corporate Team

Glenn W. Burgess, CEO

Since 1986 Glenn Burgess has operated Burgess Inspection Group and in 2004 made it official by purchasing the firm from the family and is now the CEO. Currently with over 30 year's experience in the building industry, Glenn started his career as a construction inspector and a homebuilder in single and multi-family developments. Beginning as a construction superintendent, Glenn has served as Construction Manager, Project Manager, Vice President of Construction, Division President and President of a national development firm located in six states. Glenn has inspected over 14,000 homes and has personally consulted with over 1,000 home and apartment builders. A consultant with hands-on experience, he has directed the development and construction of over 4,000 multi-family units, and has personally built over 300 homes. In 1986, Glenn founded Burgess Construction Consultants, Inc. a Third-Party Quality Improvement Inspection firm working exclusively with home building companies. Burgess Construction Consultants, Inc. is the largest Quality Improvement Construction firm in the country with offices in Texas, Florida and Colorado. Glenn serves as CEO for both companies.

TREC Professional Licensed Inspector #10; Structural Pest Control Service Certified Applicator #29415T

Johnny Gorden, President

Johnny Gorden has been President of Burgess Inspection Group Since 2000.   He comes from a family that has been in the construction and building business for over fifty years. Johnny is a TREC Professional Inspector, Certified Applicator with the Structural Pest Control Service and a 203(k) Consultant. Johnny is actively involved with the local real estate organizations. He is on the Affiliate & Inspector Committee's for CCAR (Collin County Association of Realtors), was the 2005 Metro-Tex Association of Realtors Chair of the Affiliate Forum Committee and is a current member. He is also on the Speakers Bureau for Metro-Tex Association of Realtors and was on the Reservations Chair for Collin County WCR (Women's Council of Realtors). Johnny was also named Affiliate of the Year 2006 by the Collin County WCR.  Johnny is also a graduate of CCAR's TRLP (Texas Realtor Leadership Program) Class 7.

TREC Professional Licensed Inspector #5341; Structural Pest Control Service Certified Applicator #41716T; 203(k) Consultant License #D0967

Russell W. Burgess, Founder

Russell W. Burgess was the Founder of Burgess Inspection Group, Inc. Russ had been involved in the real estate inspection industry in the Dallas, Texas area since 1969. During the company's growing years, he pushed for legislation to be passed in Texas requiring all Real Estate Inspectors in Texas to be licensed and regulated. He succeeded in this endeavor and became the first President of the prestigious Texas Association of Real Estate Inspectors (TAREI) and had remained a charter member until his recent passing. Russ was an accomplished author and lecturer. He authored several books that were published by Dearborn Publishing Company.  They are still used in many universities across the country in Construction Science and Engineering Departments' curriculums. His book, "Real Estate Inspections, Mastering the Profession",  is read by Real Estate Inspectors across the nation.  His son, Glenn, took over management of the firm in 1986.

Inspection Schedulers

When you call the Burgess Inspection Group during business hours, you will NOT get a recorded message but will speak with one of our experienced schedulers, Colleen or Cindy. Colleen is the Office Manager and has been with our company for over 28 years.  Our number one goal for the past forty-one years has been to always deliver the best service to ensure customer satisfaction. If you have questions, we have the answers! Our office staff is available Monday - Friday 8am - 5pm to handle inspection scheduling and any customer service needs you may have.

Cindy Stone

Colleen Halpin

 

Dallas

Bruce Barcuch, Inspector

TREC Professional Licensed Inspector #20979
Structural Pest Control Service  - Technician #0694218

Tony Mitchell, Inspector

TREC Professional Licensed Inspector #20447
Structural Pest Control Service -  Certified Applicator #682605

Val Garcia, Inspector

TREC Professional Licensed Inspector #20424
Structural Pest Control Service  - Certified Applicator 700673

Tyler Wauson, Inspector

TREC Professional Licensed Inspector #21902
Structural Pest Control Service  - Technician #739573

Bruce Grissom, Inspector

TREC Professional Licensed Inspector #20953
Structural Pest Control Service - Certified Applicator #0727112

Spencer Johns, Inspector

TREC Professional Licensed Inspector #8580
Structural Pest Control Service Technician  #0671789

A. Daniel Braggs Jr., Inspector

TREC Professional Licensed Inspector #7228
Structural Pest Control Service - Certified Applicator #687713

David Zackay, Inspector

TREC Professional Licensed Inspector #21392
Structural Pest Control Service - Technician #0723568