Meet Our Team

Our qualified and dedicated team of professionals is committed to the most environmentally responsible pest control practices. We feature a fast response team and are committed to ongoing education and training.


Bug Out Service Team
Lee Tate and Crystal Tate

Lee Tate Owner
Crystal Tate Wife / Office Manager

Lee began working at Bug Out at a very early age helping his Dad build the business. At the age of 14 he became the second youngest Certified Sentricon Specialist in the country and at the age of 18 he became the youngest Certified Operator in the State of Florida. With more than 20 years of experience he is proud to be the second generation owner of Bug Out Service of West FL. Crystal married into the pest control industry more than 10 years ago and has nearly 20 years of experience in office work and management.


Don Frisch

Don Frisch Lead Technician

Don has been in the pest control industry for more than 30 years and has been with Bug Out for nearly 20 of those years making his experience vast and varied.

Darryl McBride

Darryl McBride Service Technician

Darryl has been in customer service for more than 15 years. He is well liked by his customers and is currently enrolled as a student in the Purdue University Urban and Industrial Integrated Pest Management Course, advancing his knowledge in the industry to be better able to meet his customer's needs.

Jonathan McCullough

Jonathan McCullough Service Technician

Jonathan is a people person and is trained in both termite and pest control service. His background in construction makes him an invaluable resource at Bug Out Service.

Zach Carnley

Zach Carnley Service Technician

Zach has started his career in the pest control industry at Bug Out while also completing his AA degree. He has a great desire to learn and grow in his position here.

 Leslie Kinder

Leslie Kinder Office Assistant

Leslie works part time in the office and helps keep the day to day business of Bug Out going while also working on her degree to become a nurse. She will always greet you on the phone with a friendly voice that is ready to assist you with whatever you may need when you call.

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— Sharon P., Pensacola, FL They are professional, courteous, and always go the extra mile. Highly, highly recommend them.