Meet Our Team

Our Team

Our Mission Statement

Driven by the values of safety, integrity and excellence, you’ll get premium service at fair prices.

Safety
We promise to take personal responsibility for others and ourselves by conducting business in a manner that places safety first. You’re in safe hands with us – it’s our committment to you.

Integrity
In your dealings with us you’ll experience honesty, trust and the highest ethics.

Excellence
We strive to exceed your expectations in all endeavors.

mike patton

Mike Patton- President/CEO

Mike Patton was born in Quantico, VA. He graduated from Wichita State University with a degree in public relations and advertising. He has 4 children, including Julie Marsh, who also works at Patton Termite & Pest Control as the Office Manager. In his spare time, Mike likes to travel and watch visual and performing arts, football, and college basketball.

  • Associate Certified Entomologist
  • KDA Certifications: 7A, 7C, 7D, 7E
  • Pest control and service management since 1978
  • Board of Directors, Kansas Pest
  • Control Association 2007 and 2012 and KPCA President in 2011
  • NPMA Food Safety Certification
  • Quality Pro Certified
  • Green Pro Eco Certified
  • Yum Certified
  • Sentricon Certified
lora patton

Lora Patton- VP/CFO

Lora Patton was born in St. Joseph, MO, but grew up in Oklahoma City. She loves to travel, attend musicals and plays, and spend time with her children and grandchildren. Lora is also a youth sponsor at her church.

gerry marsh

Gerry Marsh- General Manager

Gerry Marsh was born and raised in Wichita, KS. He graduated from Northwest High School. In his spare time, he enjoys building furniture, competitive running (marathons), and spending time with his three kids and his wife, Julie.

  • Associate Certified Entomologist
  • Master Tech Certified
  • KDA Certification: 7A, 7D, 7E
  • American Institute of Baking- Insect Certification
  • Quality Pro Certified
  • Yum Certified
  • Signature Care Certified
  • Service/Sales in the pest industry since 2003
julie marsh

Julie Marsh- Office Manager

Julie Marsh was born and raised in Wichita, KS. She graduated from Newman University and is a former Kindergarten teacher. She has worked for Patton since 2011. In her spare time, Julie enjoys spending time with her husband and three boys.

ryan cocking

Ryan Cocking- Service Manager

Ryan Cocking attended Emporia State University and worked towards a bachelor’s degree in environmental biology. Ryan is the proud father of a son, two dogs, and 8 chickens. He enjoys spending time outdoors doing activities such as hunting and fishing. He also enjoys an active lifestyle through competitive running.

  • Associate Certified Entomologist
  • Master Tech Certified
  • KDA Certification: 7D, 7E
  • Quality Pro Certified
  • Yum Certified
  • Signature Care Certified
  • Sentricon Certified
chris nichols

Chris Nichols- Senior Technician

Chris Nichols is a Wichita native and graduate of Wichita North High School. For fun, Chris hunts, fishes, scuba dives, and snorkels.

  • KDA Certification: 7E
  • Quality Pro Certified
  • Yum Certified
  • Service/Sales in the pest industry since 1993
pete jenkinson

Pete Jenkinson- Senior Technician

Peter Jenkinson grew up in Wichita and graduated from Wichita State University with a degree in Antrhopology. He speaks fluent Spanish and volunteers within the local Hispanic community.

  • Master Tech Certified
  • KDA Certification: 7A, 7E
  • Quality Pro Certified
  • Quality Pro Schools Certified
  • Yum Certified
  • Signature Care Certified
  • Service in the pest industry since 2007
james kelly

James Kelly- Service Specialist

James Kelly graduated from Derby High School and attended Southwestern College. He played football in both high school and college. James enjoys comic books, movies, and is a huge Carolina Panthers fan. He spends time with his three adopted cats Shadow, Steel, and Snow.

  • KDA Certification: 7A, 7E
  • Quality Pro Certified
  • Quality Pro Schools Certified
  • Yum Certified
  • Signature Care Certified
  • Sentricon Certified
  • Service in the pest industry since 2007
jim dixon

Jim Dixon- Service Specialist

Jim Dixon has been working in pest control for 23 years. Jim is the owner of Silly Soapy Entertainment and also the co-owner of Tripple Diamond Cosplay.

  • KDA Certification: 7E
  • Quality Pro Certified
  • Yum Certified
  • Signature Care Certified
  • Over 23 years of experience in the pest control industry
kyle johnson

Kyle Johnson- Service Specialist

Kyle Johnson was born and raised in WIchita, KS. He graduated from Maize South High School. He married his high school sweetheart. In his spare time he enjoys music, hunting, fishing, and weekends at the lake with his two dogs.

  • KDA Certification: 7E
  • Yum Certified
  • Sentricon Certified
mark birchfield

Mark Birchfield- Service Specialist

Mark Birchfield was born and raised in Wichita, KS. He attended Wichita State University and is a Navy Veteran as well as a trained Paramedic. Mark enjoys fly fishing and fly tying. He is also a commissioned artist and oil painter.

  • KDA Certification: 7E
steve crotchett

Steve Crotchett- Service Specialist

Steve Crotchett grew up in Wichita and graduated from Northwest High School. He graduated from Southwestern College in Winfield. In his spare time he likes to play guitar and spend time with his three kids.

thomas kell

Thomas Kell- Service Specialist

Thomas Kell was born in Georgia and raised in Tennessee. He has a beautiful 3 year old daughter. He and his daughter love to cosplay together and attend cosplay events throughout the Midwest.

jd douglas

J.D. Douglas- Service Specialist

J.D. Douglas grew up in Eureka, KS and graduated from Eureka High. He likes to travel, hunt, fish, ride his harley and go camping. He also likes to play cards in his spare time and tinker with engine projects.

josh dillon

Josh Dillon- Pest Solutions Advisor

Josh Dillon grew up in Mulvane. He is a Wichita State University Alum and big-time Shocker Basketball fan. He has 3 children and enjoys spending time with them and coaching them in sports. Josh also enjoys the outdoors and hunting, especially deer.

  • KDA Certification: 7E
  • Wildlife Damage Control Certified
  • Quality Pro Certified
  • Quality Pro Schools Certified
  • Quality Pro Green Certified
  • Yum Certified
  • Signature Care Certified
  • Sentricon Certified
 
tim dahl

Tim Dahl- Termite Manager

Tim Dahl grew up in the Valley Center area and graduated from Valley Center High School. He has 30 years of experience in the pest control industry. Tim likes to hunt and fish in his spare time.

  • Associate Certified Entomologist
  • KDA Certification: 7A, 7E
  • Yum Certified
  • Sentricon Certified
  • Over 30 years of experience in the pest control industry
dwaine mckinney

Dwaine McKinney- Termite Specialist

Dwaine McKinney was born in Parsons, Kansas. He grew up three miles west of Dennis, Kansas. Dwaine is a jokester. He likes to visit breweries and sample new beers, hunt, fish, skeet shoot and cowboy action shoot.

  • KDA Certification: 7A, 7E
  • Sentricon Certified
larry hawley

Larry Hawley- Termite Specialist

Larry Hawley grew up in Wichita, KS.  He graduated from Wichita South High School and has been happily married for 17 years. He has three grown children. Larry loves to fire up the grill, watch a good game of football, and go fishing.

  • KDA Certification: 7A, 7E
  • Sentricon Certified
ben white

Ben White- Termite Specialist

Ben White is a Wichita native and graduated from East High School. He has worked in the pest control industry since 2009. In his spare time, he enjoys going to the movies, playing pool, and throwing darts.

  • KDA Certification: 7A, 7E
  • Sentricon Certified
jacque robertson

Jacque Robertson- CSR/ Termite Specialist

Jacque Robertson has lived in Wichita since 1999. She grew up in Fredonia, KS and attended Wichita North High School. Jacque enjoys spending time with her kids, friends, and family. She has been with Patton since 2013.

kim rogers

Kim Rogers- CSR/ Copesan Specialist

Kim Rogers was born in Wichita, KS and graduated from Goddard High School. She spends most of her spare time with her three kids. She loves watching them play sports and do other activities.

bethany prideaux

Bethany Prideaux- CSR/ Marketing Assistant

Bethany Prideaux was born in Wichita, KS. She graduated from WSU with a Bachelor’s of Fine Arts. She enjoys spending time with her husband and two adopted cats, Pippie and Mew. She also enjoys making art, sewing, video games, and adventures.