Leadership Team - Burnett Specialists

Texas’ most tenured, trusted & experienced leadership team.

With over 25 years of average tenure, our management team’s wealth of knowledge and experience is unique in the staffing industry.  It’s also what sets us apart from our competitors.  

Meet Our Founder & President

Sue Burnett founded Burnett Specialists in 1974 and continues to serve as President

  • Businesswoman of the Year - Inspire Women
  • Outstanding Woman of Business - YWCA
  • Community Service Award - Texas Search, Recruiting & Staffing Association (formerly HAAPC)
Leadership Team 1
  • "North America Staffing 100" - Most Influential Leaders in the Industry
  • "Global Power 150 Women in Staffing"
Leadership Team 2
  • "Woman of Excellence" - WBENC
  • "Entrepreneur of the Year" - WBEA
  • Texas Businesswoman of the Year - Texas Women's Chamber of Commerce
  • Entrepreneur of the Year - Ernst & Young
  • Business Owner of the Year - NAWBO
  • Most Powerful & Influential Women in Texas - National Diversity Council
Leadership Team 3
  • "Most Admired CEO" Lifetime Achievement Award
  • "Most Admired CEO"
  • "Women Who Mean Business" Award
  • Co-Founder of the Business Journals "Best Places to Work" Awards Programs in Houston, Austin, Dallas & San Antonio
Leadership Team 4
  • Board of Directors Member
Leadership Team 5
  • Board of Directors Member
  • "Shining Star Award"
Leadership Team 6
  • Board of directors member
  • Hall of Fame Inductee
Leadership Team 7
  • Board of directors Member
  • Hall of Fame Inductee