Our Team

Corporate Leaders

  • Sam Peden Owner

    Sam is a legend in the Pest Industry for his commitment to the education of the community, as well as his loyalty to professionalism and safety for all that U.S. Pest serves.

    • Erica Brister President

      A fearless and hopeless believer in being excellent at making reality better than her dreams, Erica continues to challenge everyone to be the best ‘you’.


        Going above and beyond is in J.K.’s blood and every interaction with him proves his passion for distinction. J.K. is the Chief Eagle of a bold team of eagles.

        Corporate Associates

        • Heather Pruitt
          Heather Pruitt Executive Assistant to the President
          • Ron Schwalb
            Ron Schwalb Technical Director
            • Courtney Cox
              Courtney Cox Assistant-Fleet Manager
              • Sara Davidson
                Sara Davidson Marketing Director
                • Amanda Wayne
                  Amanda Wayne Controller
                  • Janet Young
                    Janet Young ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT
                    • Kayla Laster
                      Kayla Laster VIDEOGRAPHER
                      • Sandra Green
                        Sandra Green BETTER LIFE TEAM

                        Branch Managers

                        • Jeremy Hobdy
                          Jeremy Hobdy GENERAL MANAGER - GALLATIN
                          • Eddie Fisher
                            Eddie Fisher GENERAL MANAGER - NASHVILLE
                            • Zack Parker
                              Zack Parker General Manager - Hendersonville
                              • James Hawkins
                                James Hawkins General Manager Commercial Division

                                Concierge Service

                                • Sierra Spurlock
                                  Sierra Spurlock CONCIERGE SERVICE MEMBER
                                  • Alex Kepley
                                    Alex Kepley CONCIERGE SERVICE MEMBER
                                    • Brooke Spencer
                                      Brooke Spencer CONCIERGE SERVICE MEMBER
                                      • Kimberly Armstrong
                                        Kimberly Armstrong Service Manager - Nashville
                                        • Jill Scott
                                          Jill Scott Service Manager - Gallatin
                                          • Jessica Tullis
                                            Jessica Tullis Service Manager - Hendersonville
                                            • Amy Johnson
                                              Amy Johnson Concierge Service Member

                                              Commercial Division

                                              • Elena Allen
                                                Elena Allen COMMERCIAL BUSINESS INSPECTOR
                                                • Brian Paap
                                                  Brian Paap COMMERCIAL PEST PROFESSIONAL
                                                  • Monica Depriest
                                                    Monica Depriest COMMERCIAL BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT
                                                    • Larry Teasley
                                                      Larry Teasley COMMERCIAL PEST PROFESSIONAL
                                                      • Michael Newman
                                                        Michael Newman COMMERCIAL PEST PROFESSIONAL

                                                        Professional Inspectors

                                                        • Tim Byington
                                                          Tim Byington PROFESSIONAL INSPECTOR
                                                          • Brian Self
                                                            Brian Self PROFESSIONAL INSPECTOR
                                                            • Jake Nellessen
                                                              Jake Nellessen PROFESSIONAL INSPECTOR
                                                              • Carl Kincaid
                                                                Carl Kincaid PROFESSIONAL INSPECTOR
                                                                • Josh Lefan
                                                                  Josh Lefan Professional Inspector
                                                                  • Chris Tuck
                                                                    Chris Tuck Professional Inspector
                                                                    • Anthony White
                                                                      Anthony White Professional Inspector

                                                                      Termite Professionals

                                                                      • Jesse Gibson
                                                                        Jesse Gibson TERMITE PROFESSIONAL
                                                                        • Eddie Grooms
                                                                          Eddie Grooms TERMITE PROFESSIONAL
                                                                          • Allen Brown
                                                                            Allen Brown TERMITE PROFESSIONAL
                                                                            • Robert Spurlock
                                                                              Robert Spurlock Termite Professional
                                                                              • Hubert Mason
                                                                                Hubert Mason TOP TERMITE
                                                                                • Billy Dotson
                                                                                  Billy Dotson Termite Professional
                                                                                  • Andrew Hendrix
                                                                                    Andrew Hendrix Termite Professional

                                                                                    Pest Professionals

                                                                                    • Brad Woodruff
                                                                                      Brad Woodruff PEST PROFESSIONAL
                                                                                      • Donna McCraken
                                                                                        Donna McCraken PEST PROFESSIONAL
                                                                                        • Daniel Gabriel
                                                                                          Daniel Gabriel PEST PROFESSIONAL
                                                                                          • Michael Shaw
                                                                                            Michael Shaw PEST PROFESSIONAL
                                                                                            • John Singer
                                                                                              John Singer PEST PROFESSIONAL
                                                                                              • Travis Baran
                                                                                                Travis Baran PEST PROFESSIONAL
                                                                                                • Mason Carter
                                                                                                  Mason Carter PEST PROFESSIONAL
                                                                                                  • Kevin Blazek
                                                                                                    Kevin Blazek PEST PROFESSIONAL
                                                                                                    • Chris Freeman
                                                                                                      Chris Freeman PEST PROFESSIONAL
                                                                                                      • Bradley Kohari
                                                                                                        Bradley Kohari PEST PROFESSIONAL
                                                                                                        • Troy Cornelius
                                                                                                          Troy Cornelius Pest Professional
                                                                                                          • Terry Bagsby
                                                                                                            Terry Bagsby Pest Professional
                                                                                                            • Shane Inman
                                                                                                              Shane Inman PEST PROFESSIONAL
                                                                                                              • Pablo Rosas
                                                                                                                Pablo Rosas Pest Professional
                                                                                                                • Justin Shatto
                                                                                                                  Justin Shatto Pest Professional
                                                                                                                  • Justin Hargis
                                                                                                                    Justin Hargis Pest Professional
                                                                                                                    • Jim Griffies
                                                                                                                      Jim Griffies Pest Professional
                                                                                                                      • Don Lewis
                                                                                                                        Don Lewis Pest Professional
                                                                                                                        • Cricket Creekmore
                                                                                                                          Cricket Creekmore Pest Professional
                                                                                                                          • Collin McCullaugh
                                                                                                                            Collin McCullaugh Pest Professional
                                                                                                                            • Allen Gentry
                                                                                                                              Allen Gentry Pest Professional