Several moves in external operations, one in NCAA compliance
Prior to Western Carolina University, Burgess worked as a marketing assistant for Oskar Blues Brewery in Brevard, NC. His previous experience also includes an assistant management position with Domino's.
Burgess graduated from Western Carolina University in 2012 with Bachelors of Science in Business Administration and a major in marketing. He later went on to obtain a Masters of Business Administration from Appalachian State University in 2015.