Michel Bourgeois

Michel Bourgeois, Manager: P.H.I.

Service Alberta License #332304

Michel has a number of Industry Certifications and Achievements.

  • Carson Dunlop Commercial & Industrial Training Program.
  • American Society of Home Inspectors (ASHI) Member #200408.
  • National Certification Holder.
  • 40 Years in the Construction Industry.
  • Completed the Alberta Building Code (ABC) Part 9, Terms 1 & 2.
  • Plumber, Gas Fitter and Steam Fitter Certification.
  • Attends regular seminars, conferences and courses for the Home Inspection Industry.

When not managing the office, Michel enjoys spending time with his three grand kids, golfing, fishing and his dog.

Richard Harttrup

Richard Harttrup: P.H.I.

Service Alberta License #322302

Employed with Pillar To Post from February 2006 until 2012

Richard took a leave absence from April 2012 until Oct 2015, and we are happy to announce that Richard has decided to rejoin the team on November 1st 2015 (Saturday only and Part time).

Richard has completed:

  • Completed the 10-day Pillar To Post Home Inspection course in Mississauga, ON.
  • Completed the Pillar To Post Home Inspection Master Curriculum Course.
  • Completed the Mock Inspections with Peer Review (MIPR).
  • Completed 50 on-site training inspections.
  • Completed Alberta Buildings Code (ABC) Part 9, Terms 1 & 2.
  • Completed 3,000 inspections to date.

Past Experience:

Richard has had 20 years experience in the quality control and training within the lumber industry with Weyerhaeuser Canada. He has also worked at the Home Depot as a building materials department manager. Currently at Western Archrib as a shift supervisor in the process of laminated beams.

When not performing inspections Richard enjoys the outdoors, an avid foodie and visiting friends.

Leslie Head

Leslie Head: P.H.I.

Service Alberta License #333553

  • Employed with Pillar To Post since November 2011.
  • Completed the 10-day Pillar To Post Home Inspection course in Mississauga, ON.
  • Completed the Pillar To Post Home Inspection Master Curriculum Course.
  • Completed the Mock Inspections with Peer Review (MIPR).
  • Completed 10 on-site training inspections and has shadowed senior inspectors on over 50 inspections.
  • Completed the 7 CAHPI Alberta Exams – Roofing, Structure/Insulation, Plumbing, Interior/Exterior, Heating/Cooling, Electrical and Standards & Ethics.
  • Working on the Alberta Building Codes (ABC) Part 9, Terms 1 & 2.
  • Completed 2,500 inspections to date.

Past Experience:

  • Worked for a tile installation company for over 15 years.
  • Batt insulation and poly barrier installer.
  • First year apprentice gas fitter.

Jamie Miller

Jamie Miller: P.H.I.

Service Alberta License #336671

  • Employed with Pillar To Post since February 2013.
  • Completed the 10-day Pillar To Post Home Inspection course Toronto, ON.
  • Completed the Pillar To Post online Home Inspection Master Curriculum Course.
  • Completed all requirements for Service Alberta Home Inspectors.
  • Completed the Mock Inspections with Peer Review (MIPR).
  • Completed 10 on-site training inspections and has shadowed senior inspectors on over 50 inspections.
  • Completed the Carson Dunlop exams on Roofing, Structure/Insulation, Plumbing & Interior/ Exterior, Electrical and Standards of Practice.
  • Completed 2,000 inspections to date.

Past Experience:

  • 21 years in the residential construction and trade industry.
  • Worked with a new home builder for 10 years as a site assistant and site supervisor.
  • Owned a renovation company for many years, framing, roof, siding, heat/ducting, plumbing, electrical, doors, windows, drywall, floors, and finishing.

When not performing inspections Jamie enjoys playing soft ball, volleyball and dodge ball. Also enjoys the outdoors and camping with his wife.