MPMA Elects New Board of Directors


February 2019: The Michigan Pest Management Association held elections for the Board of Directors at their General Membership Meeting in February. The Elected Officers are listed below and will serve a one-year term:

  • Pam Blauvelt of Griffin Pest Solutions was elected as the Board President.
  • Heath Gorenflo of Terminix was elected as the Board Vice-President.
  • Charles Bellgraph of Aardvark Pest Management, Inc. was re-elected as the Secretary/Treasurer.

The Board of Directors Elected are listed below:

  • Kevin Denardo of Eradico Pest Solutions was elected to a 2-year term.
  • Derek Haberski of Orkin was elected to serve a 2-year term.
  • Jason Sullivan of Action (WDI) Specialist, Inc. was elected to another 1-year term.
  • Stephen Alcala of Pronto Pest Management was re-elected to serve a 1-year term.
  • David Driver of Univar was elected to serve a 1-year term as the Allied Member representative.


The current Board of Directors that will continue to serve are:

  • Andy Peterson of North Shore Pest Control, Inc. will serve as the Past-President.
  • Bill Welsh of Rose Pest Solutions will continue his 3-year term on the Board.



The Michigan Pest Management Association was established in 1946 to promote, attain, and maintain a high standard of ethics in the pest control industry. To foster research and diffusion of knowledge of the industry and to promote education and training among its members. To promote safety in the application of pesticides for the protection of the environment. To promote the social welfare of its members. To foster, promote, maintain, and encourage the civic, social, and industrial welfare of the industry. To do charitable acts. To cooperate with existing governmental authorities for the good of the community and industry.

Meetings and Schedule

MPMA Education and Training Workshop
October 8, 2019 - CANCELED
Kalamazoo, MI 

MPMA Education and Training Workshop 
October 9, 2019 
Novi, MI

ACE Study Track Session
October 12, 2019

PestWorld 2019
October 15-18, 2019
San Diego, CA

MPMA Education and Training Workshop
October 30, 2019
Mackinaw City, MI

ACE Study Track Session
November 9, 2019

MPMA Education and Training Workshop
November 22, 2019
Dearborn, MI

Technology Summit 2019
December 4-6, 2019
Atlanta, GA

MPMA Educations and Training Workshop
December 5, 2019
Ann Arbor, MI

ACE Study Track Session
December 7, 2019

ACE Study Track Session
January 11, 2020

ACE Exam 2020
February 11, 2020

MPMA Winter Meeting
Battle Creek - FireKeepers Casino & Hotel

February 11-13, 2020

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