PLATINUM LEVEL PRODUCER!! Melissa is a 1980 graduate of Lowndes High School and worked in the finance business where she served as a Regional Manager for 10 offices. She has had a lot of success in Real Estate since the beginning of her career. Her 20+ years in finance business served as a tremendous benefit. She has been recognized as the #1 Top Sales Person by the Tiftarea Board of Realtors for 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, and 2016. She is also HUD approved and can assist you in purchasing foreclosure. When asked what she enjoys the most she said, ' It is very rewarding to hand homeowners the key to their new home. We have a wonderful community and Real Estate enabled me to be a part of it." Melissa lives in Fitzgerald with her husband Jeff. Together they have 4 children and 8 grandchildren. The Burgess's are active members of Arbor Baptist Church. She serves as commissioner on the City of Fitzgerald Housing Authority and Down Town Community Development Board.