Leadership

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

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 30 years.  Our number one goal in the many years that we have been in business  has always  been to  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

Val Garcia, Inspector

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

Austin Grissom, Inspector

TREC Professional Licensed Inspector #22695
Structural Pest Control Service  - Technician #0769047

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

History

Russell W. Burgess, Founder

Russell W. Burgess founded Burgess Inspection Group, Inc. in 1969. He was the first President of the prestigious Texas Association of Real Estate Inspectors (TAREI) and remained a charter member until his passing in 2011. Russ was an accomplished author and lecturer. 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, followed by his son, Russell, in 2018.