It is with great sadness that we inform the Region 3 members and Tennessee Pest Control Industry that Burl Hiles, owner of Hiles Termite & Pest Control in Estill Springs, TN passed away on August 6, 2016 of stomach cancer. Burl was very active in the pest control industry and was the Region 3 President 2012-2013.
Andy and Julie Yant of P.E.S.T. inc. were presented the Rising Star Award
National Pest Management Association Member At Large
Al Foster of All American Termite and Pest Control in Nashville, TN has been elected as a Member At Large to the NPMA
National Pest Management Association President 2011-2012
Ray Johnson of Johnson Pest Control in Sevierville, TN as been elected President of the NPMA for 2011-2012
Tennessee Pest Control Association President
Andy Yant of P.E.S.T. Inc. in Springfiled, TN will serve as TPCA President 2011-2012
Region 3 Tennessee Pest Control Association President.
Julie Yant of P.E.S.T. Inc. in Springfield, TN will serve as TPCA Region 3 President 2011-2012.
TPCA SUMMER CONFERENCE 2011
2011 TPCA President, Jody Millard, handed the gavel over to Andy Yant the incoming TPCA President during the 2011 TPCA Summer Conference.
Jody Millard accepting a plque of thanks for his hard work and dedication this past year as President of TPCA, Andy Thanked Jody for a job well done.
LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD FOR PEST CONTROL EMPLOYEE
Region 3 TPCA secretary, Carol Lane, received the Lifetime Achievement Award for her work as a pest control technician at the Department of Veteran's Affairs for 34 years, a job she loved and valued. Carol was sent to Washington DC in 1995 to help re-write the Department of Veterans Affairs IPM manual and has assisted several other VA pest control offices in setting up their own programs. Carol ended here career in the summer of 2010 and still continues to work with Region 3 of the TPCA.
Other Lifetime Achievement Awards were presented to:
Matthew Markowski of Homestead Pest Control in Jackson, TN for Owner Operator
Joe Johnson, Owner Operator who is no longer living who contributed to the pest control industry. Joe owned Tennessee Valley Exterminating, Joe's wife Sharlene and son Scott accepted the award