Certified Gatekeeper Inspectors

All Gatekeeper inspectors are licensed, certified and insured. Brian Koepf (principal, Gatekeeper Inspections) ensures that everyone in the company is up-to-date on changes in the industry and personally supervises every inspection.

Brian Koepf
Certified Property Master Inspector/Principal

Brian Koepf, founder of Gatekeeper Inspections, Inc., is a Master Level Home Inspector. He currently serves as a Governor's appointee to the State of Virginia's Department of Professional & Occupational Regulation Board (VA DPOR in Richmond) that regulates Home Inspectors, Lead and Asbestos in the State.

As the 229th home inspector to join the American Society of Home Inspectors (ASHI), he helped to write their standards, served on its National Technical Committee that defines inspection standards that protect consumers, and has conducted over 100,000 ASHI peer reviews.

Brian began inspecting homes in Virginia, Maryland and Washington, DC, in 1972, after graduating from the University of Virginia, serving in the U.S. Army, and working in corporate management. He has personally completed 23,500+ home inspections. Gatekeeper Inspections is approved as a R. E. Proprietary School by the State of Virginia’s Real Estate Board to offer Continuing Education and Post Licensing Courses for credit under Part VI Regulations. (License #0211000425). Brian has developed all of the training offered to real estate agents under Great Real Estate Agent Training (G.R.E.A.T.) Seminars.

Brian is a Certified Radon Inspector and a Radon Measurement Specialist (#7SS009). He manages Gatekeeper’s radon laboratory, which is certified by the National Radon Safety Board. He also is a Certified Residential Mold Inspector.  This requires successful completion of coursework, training, testing, and adherence to membership guidelines under ACAC (.org).

Please see "Credentials" for complete information on Brian's expertise and certifications/licenses