Meet the Team
David M. Parker has worked in pest control since 1973. A certified owner/operator in Georgia and South Carolina, his first company was Ladybug Pest Control, based in Augusta. He established David M. Parker Exterminating in 1986 and moved the business to Thomson in 1990. A Master Naturalist, David enjoys working on his property and traveling to the North Georgia mountains.
Beverly Parker has worked in pest control since 1976, when she and David established Ladybug Pest Control. She is a certified owner/operator in Georgia and South Carolina, and manages the office for David M. Parker Exterminating. An animal lover, “Miss Bev” enjoys spending time with the family’s dogs, Hilda and Pete, running, and working in her flower and vegetable gardens.
Caleb Parker began working in his family’s business in 1999, while he was still in high school. He earned a BFA in Printmaking and Sculpture from Augusta State University and cooked at several Augusta restaurants before joining David M. Parker Exterminating full-time. Caleb enjoys the problem-solving component of his work—especially there are opportunities to be creative and to make a healthy, positive impact on the community. In addition to being a certified owner/operator in Georgia and South Carolina, Caleb is certified in mosquito control and public health in Georgia and South Carolina; certified in lawn and ornamental in Georgia; certified in household pest control in Georgia and South Carolina; and certified in wood-destroying organisms in Georgia and South Carolina. When he’s not working, Caleb enjoys gardening, fishing, spending time with his dogs, and traveling with his wife.
Lisa Buckner began working with David M. Parker Exterminating more than six years ago. She likes the company’s warm, family environment, and talking with customers on the phone. In her free time, you can find Lisa spending time with her family—fishing, gardening, swimming, and traveling.
Shandi Chalker has worked with Parker Exterminating since 2016. She appreciates the team-oriented environment the company provides. In her free time, Shandi likes to read, camp, and spend time with her husband.
Jennifer Gregg began working with David M. Parker Exterminating in 2018. She enjoys interacting with customers and learning new things on the job. In her free time, Jennifer participates in a lot of hobbies, including collecting comics, crafting, reading, and sewing.
Charlene Owens joined the Parker Exterminating team in 2017. A people person, she likes working with her office coworkers and talking to customers on the phone. In her free time, Charlene enjoys spending time with her family.
John Blalock joined the Parker Exterminating team eight years ago. A self-proclaimed “talker,” John enjoys meeting so many different people as part of his job. In his free time, he likes to spend time outside: gardening, fishing, and keeping honey bees.
Richard Blalock has worked with David M. Parker Exterminating for eight years. He is passionate about insect biology and sharing this knowledge with his coworkers and clients. He strives to keep customers informed and updated. Richard has numerous hobbies, including fishing, hunting, gardening, hiking, and beekeeping.
Jared Bowen joined the Parker Exterminating team in 2018. He enjoys spraying customers’ houses. When he isn’t working, Jared likes to fish and play disc golf.
Justin Bowen began working with David M. Parker Exterminating two years ago. He likes meeting new people through work. In his free time, Justin enjoys staying active and spending time with his family.
Matthew Caldwell joined the Parker Exterminating team seven years ago. He enjoys building long-lasting relationships with his customers, as well as the challenge of solving their pest control needs. When he’s not working, you can find Matthew fishing, hunting, and spending time with his differently-abled nephew.
Karrie Carr began working with David M. Parker Exterminating two years ago. She tries to ensure her customers are happy with her work and that she’s eliminated their pest problems. In her free time, Karrie enjoys fishing, riding four-wheelers, and spending time with her family.
Will Finch began working with David M. Parker Exterminating in 2018. He enjoys making certain his customers are happy with his work. He believes that quality work is never an accident; it’s the result of intelligent effort. When he’s not working, Will helps out at his church, goes to the gym, and plays guitar and piano.
Trev Fullbright joined the Parker Exterminating team six years ago because he genuinely cares about helping people and problem-solving. In his free time, you can find Trev watching football.
Justin Hayes has worked with Parker Exterminating since 2017. He likes that his job allows him to meet and talk with lots of different people. In his free time, Justin enjoys playing recreational sports.
Jim Hefner began working with David M. Parker Exterminating in 2008. He treats each customer’s home as if it were his own and works to ensure customers are always pleased with his work. When he isn’t working, Jim enjoys working in his garden and walking in the woods, looking for Native American artifacts.
Eric House has worked with Parker Exterminating for ten years. He appreciates the company’s cooperative environment, as well as his hours and compensation. In his spare time, Eric enjoys reading, as well as art and craft projects.
John Jenkins began working with David M. Parker Exterminating in 2017. He likes learning new things, and enjoys the fact that every day is different on the job. In his free time, John can be found fishing, or tinkering with old cars and trucks.
James Owens has worked with David M. Parker Exterminating for two years. He enjoys getting to know his customers and helping them with their pest control needs. When he’s not working, you can find James spending time with his wife, Charlene, and their family.
Alan Toole has worked with David M. Parker Exterminating for eleven years. He tries to take care of his customers the best he can. When he’s not working, Alan enjoys spending time outside, especially hunting and fishing.