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About Gene Burch Plumbing Heating and Air Team



GaryGary Burch has been with the company for 34 years.

He and his brother Eric bought the business from their father, Gene Burch, in 2002. Eric retired in 2016 and Gary solely runs the company. Over the years, he has worn all the hats in the field and in the office. Today, Gary runs the day-to- day operations of the company from bidding new projects to making sure the customer is satisfied with the completed work. Gary graduated from San Marin in Novato in 1980. He is a volunteer for Big Brothers/Big Sisters of Marin and finds the relationships rewarding. He has watched as his young match has grown from a shy seven-year- old to an assured young man of 22 today. Gary was also active with the Novato Rotary for 10 years. He moved to Petaluma in 1989 where he resides today. He spends his free time golfing, cycling, fly fishing and gardening. He loves spending time with his 8 year old nephew Jack and they enjoy fishing and camping together.



GaryGary has been with the company over 10 years.

He enjoys the constant challenge and seeing different people all the time.

His hobbies include training and showing agility dogs.

He is interested in motorcycles, dog training, travel, and food & wine.

His family includes his wife, his 16-year-old daughter and six small terriers.



MariaMaria has been with the company since August 2010.

She enjoys interacting and helping customers. She also enjoys help making her coworkers jobs easier.

During her free time, Maria enjoys playing softball and tennis. She also enjoys having her family time.

She is married with two daughters and one granddaughter.

She also has two dogs: one German Shepherd named Tyson and a Shih Tzu named Chewy.



DarwinRuss has been with the company since September 2014.

He loves customer service, problem solving and working with cleanliness and professionalism in mind.

When Russ isn’t working, he like bowling, nature walks, movies and rock collecting. He’s interested in Native American culture and their ceramics, antiques, ideology, horses, history and traveling.

He has one daughter and one son, a dog named Lacota, 3 cats,  and 5 fish. 



AnneAnne has been with us since April 2010.

What she likes most about her job is the people she works with. There is such an amazing crew here and she likes that there is a challenge in the variety of work here. Her hobbies include hiking, cooking and eating delicious healthy food, music and dancing.

Anne has a Siberian Husky name Rocco.



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Kris Mattingly has been with the company since January 2015.

He loves the people he works with, learning new skill sets and assisting customers. Kris likes riding motor cycles, wake boarding, ice hockey and supporting the Boston Red Sox. He enjoys learning everything he can, meeting new people, rehabilitation of neglected dogs, and helping the less fortunate. 

His family lives in Maine, where Kris grew up.

He has 3 dogs, Cutter, Ruger, and Mollie.





Paul Guzman has been with the company since February 2015.

Paul works for Gene Burch because they are a family owned company that cares about their customers and does a great job, no matter how difficult. 

He enjoys golf, music, skiing, volunteering and running.

His interests are The Giants, Warriors, water conservation and green buildings. 

Paul has two beautiful children, a boy and a girl ages 7 and 10.



Plumbers MarinDean has been with Gene Burch Plumbing since September 2015.

He likes working closely with co-workers and trading knowledge with them.
His hobbies are fishing, hunting, canoeing, hiking and camping.
He is interested in all things outdoors and outer space.
He’s been married for 11 years and has 3 dogs; Pebbles, Chief, and Patunia.



Plumber, Marin CAMike has been with Gene Burch Plumbing since October 2015.

He enjoys the opportunity of doing something different every day.
He likes fitness so he looks forward to going to the gym. He also appreciates great movies.

If you’re looking for a professional Marin County plumber, then please call us today at 415-883-8135 or complete our online request form.