Justin is a graduate of N.C. State University where he earned degrees in horticulture and agriculture business. While at State, he competed with the men’s club volleyball team as a middle and outside hitter. His coaching credentials include stints as head coach for several clubs including North Carolina Volleyball Academy, Set Point Volleyball Club, and High Rock Volleyball Club. Justin coached at Davidson Community College from 2011-2015, earning recognition as Region X Conference Coach of the Year and District H Coach of the Year in 2014. He lead Davidson to an undefeated conference record and an Elite 8 appearance in the NJCAA National Championship in Rochester, Minnesota. While at Davidson he coached two NJCAA All-Americans, three Conference Player of the Year recipients, and 11 Region X All-Conference players. Burgess is also a very accomplished open level outdoor and indoor player winning multiple tournaments along with three top ten performances at the USA Volleyball Open National Championships in Phoenix, Arizona, Minneapolis, Minnesota, and Dallas, Texas. Burgess has been a head coach at TCVA since 2017.