Richard E. Parker – CEO  State Lic.# OPR 11264 & QAL 37096

Richard began his career in the pest and termite control industry in 1995 and opened AmeriGuard Pest Defense in 2007 after serving in the United States Coast Guard. Richard has his Branch 2 and Branch 3 Operator’s License and QAL license. Richard also holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Organizational Leadership from Azusa Pacific University. Richard enjoys golfing, exercise, growing the business, fishing, grilling, coaching youth sports, going to Dodger/Padre/Charger games and spending time with family.

Alison E. Parker – Vice President

Alison has worked in the pest and termite control industry since 2006. She graduated from California State University, San Marcos with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Liberal Studies in 2003. She brings an extensive customer service background to AmeriGuard Pest Defense. Alison enjoys building furniture, gardening and reading books.

Rosemary Lopez – Office Manager

Rosemary joined AmeriGuard in 2014 as an Office Assistant. She is most likely to be the pleasant and helpful voice on the other end of the phone greeting customers and scheduling pest control services and termite inspections. Rosemary enjoys spending time with her family camping and going to the river.

  Mike Valenzuela – Termite and Pest Technician  Lic#FR48053

Mike_HeadshotMike joined AmeriGuard Pest Defense in 2009 and has been a great asset ever since. He is a proven pest control technician and a licensed termite inspector as well. Mike is a proud husband and father and loves to spend time with his family, golf, and anything else that can get him outside and enjoy the day. If you’re a regular customer of ours, you have had Mike at your home on multiple occasions by now.


Terry Dixon – Pest Technician Lic#FR40165

Terry joined AmeriGuard Pest Defense in Winter 2016 and has been a key asset ever since. Terry has over 7 full years as an experienced a fully licensed Field Representative in the State of California. Terry is a proud husband, father, and big fan of he NFL Washington Redskins. If you see Terry out in the field, make sure you say hello.


David Conte – Pest Technician Lic#FR51677                                                                       

David joined AmeriGuard Pest Defense in the early summer of 2017 and comes to us as a fully licensed pest control field representative in the State of California. David loves to spend his spare time with his wife and kids and relax when possible.