Richard (Rick) is the founder of our company. After starting and building a great company Rick finally decided to retire a few years ago. Rick enjoys spending time with his son-in-law, daughter and two great grand daughters. When he's not spending time with his family Rick enjoys fishing, golfing and traveling. Rick enjoys being king of the BBQ, listening to old rock-n-roll music and throwing the ball for his Labrador. Lastly Rick’s passion is football and loves watching the Oregon Ducks and Chicago Bears (Da Bears) every season. He’ll also watch an occasional Cubs game to tide him over.
Matthew has been with The Killers since 1994 and took over managing and operations of The Killers in 2009. Hat same year Matt and Rick became partners in the business. Matt is married to Felicia and they have a daughter Kecia and a son Joseph (Sep). Kecia is a Flight attendant for Hawaiian Airlines and Joseph with his father-in-law farm about 700 acres in the Willamette Valley. The other kids are the two Yorkshire terriers (Mango & Maya). When not killing bugs, Matthew can be found spending time with all the grandkids, 4 grand daughters and 1 grandson. Other than time with the kids Matt enjoys golfing, old cars (67' Mustang Fastback) and target shooting.
Felicia has been part of The Killers family for many years. She replaced our bookkeeper in 2009 and has done a great job implementing new protocols in our bookkeeping and human resources departments. Felicia is married to Matthew and enjoys spending as much time as she can with all the granddaughters and the newest addition a grandson. She very much enjoys being Nana to all the grand children. When not working Felicia likes to read, working in the yard, traveling and most of all helping lost pets find their way home. Felicia volunteers at the Willamette Humane Society every week and runs Facebook pages for lost pets in the Woodburn and surrounding areas.
Gus and his wife have two children who he spends most of his time with. He does like to golf and play basketball. In the winter he likes to snowboard and watch movies. Augustin Montero has been with us for ten years
Paul has been with the Killer’s for about five years and is a very hard worker. He has a Persian cat that is always up to something new. He spends a lot of time with his family and likes to fish, collect coins, and hunt for antiques.
Salvador is a service tech for our Salem location but can also be found helping out at our Portland location . Salvador is married with five kids and one grandson. When Salvador’s not out killing rodents and bugs he enjoys the outdoors while camping and hiking. When not at work his most important thing is just spending time with his family.
Dean works as a service technician in our Newport office. Dean was born and raised in Newport Oregon and knows the area well. After retiring as a UPS driver Dean found himself bored and needed something to do. Dean is loved by our coastal customers and treats them all as family. When not killing bugs Dean can be found on the golf course working on his game. Dean also loves hunting and spending time with his wife Debra and son Ty.
Marla has been with The Killers since March of 2012 and is the office manager for our Portland and Salem locations. Marla has two children and enjoys reading, watching movies and spending time with friends and family.
Don has joined the team to manage our Newport, OR location. Don brings a great sense of community to us as he’s grown up in the area his whole life. When not at work Don enjoys spending time with his family, golfing, playing sports with his kids and shooting guns for fun.
Michelle has joined our office in Newport, OR to handle the day to day duties and schedule customer services. We’re happy to have her as an addition to our office. After work Michelle likes to read or walk on the beach and collect agates. Michelle is active in the community and enjoys working with the Redcross.
Victor joined our Portland, OR location to help support the current technicians with the large increase in customers we’ve had over the last few years. Victor has been a great addition and does exceptional work. When not at work Victor enjoys spending time with his wife Giany, watching movies and playing PS3.
Robert is our new Technical Service Director. He started his career with his family pest control business in California, the past 20 years Robert has been a pest consultant was a national distributor. Robert and his wife Laurie have two grown children, a granddaughter and soon to have another grandchild. Robert enjoys sport and for many years was involved with youth coaching. Robert also has expertise in sports field maintenance and the development of new fields and facilities. The Killers was happy to have Robert join our team as he will be a great asset to the company.
Eric has joined the team at our Portland branch as an inspector and service technician. Eric is originally from Central America and before moving to Portland lived in Los Angeles for about 18 years. In his spare time Eric enjoys listening to music of all kinds, hiking, playing soccer, amateur photography, road trips and learning about many different cultures. When he has time Eric also enjoys donating his time as a community volunteer.
Simon has also joined our Portland branch but also spends time doing service work out of our Salem branch. In his spare time he likes to watch Netflix, play guitars and enjoys collecting vinyl records. Simon has two cats named Rocky and Janet.
Renée joined our Portland branch team to help support our call center. When Renée is not at work she enjoys spending time with her children, reading books, watching movies and spending as much time with friends and family as possible.
Cedate joined the Portland branch team to help support our call center. She has one four-legged child in the form of a very spoiled brown tabby cat named Emma. When not at work she enjoys reading, watching movies, spending time with friends and adding to her menagerie of hedge hog collectibles.
Esperanza is also a part of our Portland branch team and is the assistant to our office manager. Esperanza and her husband have two boys and a new baby girl. When not at work she love to spend time with her family, outdoor hiking and swimming. Esperanza also enjoys spending time on the weekends baking with her husband.
Mark moved from Florida to join our Newport branch this year and will help support the team in Newport. When not at work Mark enjoys reading, fishing, hiking, and spending as much time as he can with his wife and daughter.
Leo join the team last year at the Portland branch as an inspector and pest control technician. Leo's been in the pest control industry for over a decade. Leo is married and has two children and enjoys fishing and spending time with this family during off hours. Leo also enjoys spending time coaching his daughters soccer teams during the fall and spring. Leo is a graduate of Western Oregon University and the college of the Siskyou's.
Matt is a team member at our Portland branch and Fleet Manager. He's also started training as an inspector/technician to aid in our expansion of the Portland branch. In his spare time Matt enjoys running, hiking, playing and editing music. Matt is married to Kecia and has two twin daughters.