Meet our Trusted Team

Defense Pest Control is a locally owned pest control company in the East Valley of Arizona. We are a small team of passionate, knowledgeable pest control professionals who are ready and willing to help. Here at Defense Pest Control, we take pride in hiring a team dedicated to exceeding your needs and expectations. We are a family-owned business that cares about each and every one of our customers.

Our employees focus on building personal relationships with you, making your experiences with us personal and hassle-free. We are also focused on consistently educating and training our employees in order to provide you with the most cutting-edge services in the industry. Meet our trusted team who will be working with you to make sure that your home and yard stays pest, termite, and weed free!

Ryan, Defense Pest Owner



Meet Ryan Michel, the owner of Defense Pest Control! Ryan is directly involved in the day to day operations of the company. He has been working in the industry since 2000. Ryan and his wife, Wendy, started Defense Pest in 2006.

Meet Ryan!

Defense Pest, Spencer


Pest Control Technician

Meet Spencer, a Pest Control Service Technician who has been working in the industry as well as Defense Pest Control since 2008. He is General Pest Certified as well as Wood Destroying Insect (Termite) Certified.

Meet Spencer!

Ashley, Defense Pest Administrative Assistant


Administrative Assistant

Meet Ashley, an Administrative Assistant here at Defense Pest Control. Her responsibilities include scheduling routes, scheduling appointments, and miscellaneous organizational tasks.

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Patrick, Defense Pest Control Technician


Pest Control Technician

Meet Patrick, a Pest Control Service Technician at Defense Pest Control. Patrick has his Pest Control License, and his responsibilities include identifying pest problems and applying the appropriate solution.

Meet Patrick!

Defense Pest, Daniel


Service Technician

Meet Daniel, one of the Service Technicians here at Defense Pest Control! As a Service Technician, Daniel services each house with pride, takes care of customers needs, and eliminates any pest problems.

Meet Daniel!

Defense Pest, Sheri


Office Manager

Meet Sheri, the Office Manager of Defense Pest Control! Sheri has been with us at Defense Pest since 2010, and her favorite part of the job is the awesome team of employees whose number one priority is great customer service.

Meet Sheri!


Pest Technician

Meet Brian, a Pest Control Service Technician at Defense Pest Control! He is General Pest Certified as well as Wood Destroying Insect (Termite) Certified.

Meet Brian!

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Termite Control Technician

Meet Robert, a Termite Control Service Technician at Defense Pest Control! He enjoys solving problems and helping customers feel more comfortable in their homes. 

Meet Robert!