SEPTEMBER THROUGH NOVEMBER SCHOOL DATES WILL BE POSTED SOON. FOR MORE INFORMATION CALL SANDY AT 931-629-9364
SCHOOLS WILL START AGAIN IN AUGUST 2019 REMEMBER FOR THIS CYCLE YOU ONLY HAVE 2 1/2 YEARS TO ACQUIRE ALL YOUR POINTS. THIS CERTIFICATION CYCLE WILL RUN FROM JANUARY 2018-JUNE 30, 2020. If you have questions concerning point pursuit classes, please call TPCA for more information 931-629-9364
President - Jeff Strauser, Proven Pest Management Olive Branch, MS provenpest @aol.com ph 901-857-6196
Immediate Past President - Andy Yant, P.E.S.T. Ic, Springfield, TN ph 615-394-1709 firstname.lastname@example.org
President Designate - Trey Locke Terminix 7540 Appling Center Memphis, TN 38133 email@example.com ph 901- 331-3387
Secretary - Andy Yant, P.E.S.T. Inc Goodlettsville, TN firstname.lastname@example.org 615-394-1709
Region 3 TPCA President, Blake Southerland, presented a $500 check from Region 3 to Dr. Karen Vail of UT Knoxville for the Urban Entomology Fund founded in her honor - this check is the kickoff for the silent auction that will be held at the meeting to raise more money for the fund. Dr. Vail has been a valued educator to the pest control industry in Tennessee for many years.
Dale Johnstone of P.E.S.T. Inc. was presented the 2019 Employee Lifetime Achievement Award at the TPCA Summer Conference, congratulations Dale!
The TPCA has developed a program to Honor our peers who have through their hard work and dedication to the industry strived to make a difference in the pest control industry.
Pest Control Colleagues,
Do you have a hard working, dependable employee, someone that has stuck by your side over the years? Do you have a super star associate, tam player? Someone you could not do without? Do you know of an Owner/Operator that has been a mentor to you during your pest control career? A vendor that has helped you improve your business every step of the way?
Well, here is your chance to nominate your candidate for the Tennessee Pest Control Association's "Lifetime Achievement Award"!
I will be accepting nominations for these categories:
1. Lifetime Achievement Award - Owner/Operator
2. Lifetime Achievement Award - Owner/Operator (Posthumous)
3. Lifetime Achievement Award - Employee Lifetime Achievement Award
4. Lifetime Achievement Award - Employee Lifetime Achievement Award (Posthumous)
5. Associate Lifetime Achievement Award - Someone from within the industry (e.g. vendor, supplier, etc...)
Please provide a one page bio of your candidate and send by March 31st.
2. Mailing Address: 7540 Appling Center Memphis TN 38133
The TPC A will award the recipients at this year's Summer Conference July 11th-12th at the Edgewater Resort in Gatlinburg. TN
Remember, this is a great opportunity to say thank you to someone that has mad a difference in your business and the pest control industry.
Please call o email with questions
I look forward to your nominations See you soon.
TPCA - Lifetime Achievement Award Committee
Sam Peden of US Pest Protection, Hendersonville, TN was the recipient of the 2016 Owner/Operator Lifetime Achievement Award.
David James of Forshaw Inc. was the recipient of the TPCA 2016 Associate Lifetime Achievement Award .
Diane Markowski of Homestead Pest Management was awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award for Owner/Operator.
Thomas Scott of Terminix was awarded the Employee Lifetime Achievement Award.
Eric Ham of FMC was awarded the Lifetime Achievement Associate Award.
From Left: Kevin Ruehling for Earnest Green of Colonial Termite & Pest Control for the Owners Award (posthumous), Harold and Doris Spray of Spray's Pest Control accepted the award for their son Terry in his memory, Roy and Carolyn White past owners of Walker-White Termite and Pest Control Owner Awards, Andy Yant, TPCA President 2011-2012, Al Foster of All-American Termite & Pest Control Owners Award, Drew Lockhart of Zoecon Professional Products the Associate Award.
Hank Robison of FMC won for Associate Lifetime Achievement Carol Lane Region 3 Secretary and retired pest control operator for Tennessee Valley Healthcare in Nashville won for Employee Lifetime Achievement Sharlene and Scott Johnson of Tennessee Valley Exterminating in Nashville accepted for posthumous award for Joe Johnson and David Markowsi of Homestead Pest Control won for Owner Lifetime Achievement
TPCA 2011 SUMMER CONFERENCE
JULY 12 - 14, 2011 DOUBLE TREE HOTEL, CHATTANOOGA, TN