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 commitment 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. He loves the Wichita State Shockers!

  • 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
  • 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. She is also quite the yogi!

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. He is also becoming quite the coffee enthusiast.

  • 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. She also spends a lot of time with her children’s school and Vermillion PTO. 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. He 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
  • Green Pro Certified
  • Yum Certified
  • Signature Care 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 Anthropology. He speaks fluent Spanish and volunteers within the local Hispanic community. Also, Pete is the best at signing birthday cards.

  • Associate Certified Entomologist
  • 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
jim dixon

Jim Dixon- Senior Technician

Jim Dixon has been working in pest control for 24 years. Jim is the owner of Kansas Kid’s Entertainment and also the co-owner of Triple Diamond Cosplay. He tells the best dad-jokes.

  • KDA Certification: 7D, 7E
  • Quality Pro Certified
  • Yum Certified
  • Signature Care Certified
  • Over 23 years of experience in the pest control industry
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. Steve is super chill and friendly.

  • KDA Certification: 7E
  • Quality Pro Certified
larry hawley

Larry Hawley- Service/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. He makes the best home-made salsa, from his own garden, and brings it into the office during tomato season.

  • KDA Certification: 7A, 7E
  • Sentricon Certified
  • Quality Pro Certified
  • Green Pro Certified
  • Yum Certified
  • Signature Care Certified
JD

Neil Tull- Service Specialist

Neil Tull grew up in the Valley Center area and attended Valley Center High School. He likes to spend time with his wife and two kids. He is a total sucker when it comes to his kids. He enjoys playing softball, piano, and reading.

  • Quality Pro Certified
jason hopkins jr

Jason Hopkins Jr.- Service Specialist

Jason Hopkins Jr. was born in Denver, Colorado but lived most of his life in Texas. He attended Wayland Baptist University. He loves football, especially Texas Tech. He loves being outdoors and is also a connoisseur of Blues music.

  • Quality Pro Certified
daniel burns

Daniel Burns- Service Specialist

Daniel Burns grew up in Hutchinson, Kansas and went to Nickerson High School. He attended Hutchinson Community College where he studied digital animation, theater, and business. He enjoys driving around and taking road trips. He loves cats, like many of our employees do, and he loves to cook.

  • Quality Pro Certified
Matty Cooper

Matty Cooper- Service Specialist

Matty Cooper grew up in Haysville and graduated from Campus High. She worked in customer service previously and found a job she’s very passionate about at Patton Termite & Pest Control. Matty likes to foster cats, play video games, and draw in her spare time.

  • Quality Pro Certified
Jeremy

Jeremy Garrison- Service Specialist

Ryan W

Ryan Wiles- Service Specialist

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. He also tells the best stories.

  • Associate Certified Entomologist
  • President elect of the KPCA
  • KDA Certification: 7A, 7E
  • Quality Pro Certified
  • Yum Certified
  • Signature Care Certified
  • Sentricon Certified
  • Avitrol Certified
  • Over 30 years of experience in the pest control industry
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. He has a soft spot for animals.

  • KDA Certification: 7A
  • Sentricon Certified
  • Quality Pro Certified
sedric fulcher

Sed Fulcher- Termite Specialist

Sed Fulcher was born in Elaine, Arkansas but he grew up in Coffeyville, Kansas. He went to Coffeeville Community College to get his Associates Degree in Business. He is a Personal Trainer and loves to work out. He likes to help people get healthy and fit. In his free time, he also enjoys watching movies and spending time with his kids and family.

  • Sentricon Certified
  • Quality Pro Certified
  • Green Pro Certified
  • Quality Pro Schools Certified
jordan sanders

Jordan Randall- Staff Entomologist

Jordan Randall is originally from southern Oklahoma. She graduated from Oklahoma State University with a Master’s of Entomology and Plant Pathology. She enjoys spending time with her fiancee and two fluffy dogs. She also enjoys spending time outdoors, hiking, and insect collecting. She enjoys community involvement through teaching about how insects impact society and the environment.

  • Master’s in Entomology
  • KDA Certification: 7A, 7E
  • Quality Pro Certified
  • Green Pro Certified
  • Quality Pro Schools Certified
  • Signature Care Certified
  • Sentricon Certified
Kim

Kim Rogers- Customer Service Supervisor / 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. Kim loves a glass of sweet wine and an episode of Live PD.

  • Quality Pro Certified
  • Green Pro Certified
bethany prideaux

Bethany Prideaux- Termite Customer Service/ Marketing Director

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, and spending time outdoors. She also loves taking pictures of insects and has a photo featured in the 2019 Copesan Critter Calendar!

  • Quality Pro Certified
  • Green Pro Certified
  • Quality Pro Schools Certified
  • Sentricon Certified
Becca

Becca Richardson- Customer Service

Becca Richardson is originally from California but moved to Kansas in 2014. She has over 20 years experience in customer service. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her nephews and going to concerts with her husband, Doug. Becca is super friendly and loves cheesy jokes.

  • Quality Pro Certified
  • Sentricon Certified
  • Green Pro Certified
Chris

Chris Pruitt- Customer Service

Chris Pruitt was born in Dallas, TX and later moved to Wichita. He graduated from Derby High School. He loves to travel, read, and hang out with his friends. He enjoys most outdoor activities and loves to help and support the local community. Chris also speaks fluent Spanish. He loves herbal teas and flower remedies.

  • Quality Pro Certified
  • Green Pro Certified
Kim

Bella Patton- Office Dog

Bella comes to work every day and oversees all lunches. She likes to spend her time laying in the sun and going to the groomer. She gets a fresh hair-do every Tuesday at All About Dogs!