Russell “Mark” Hunter

 Screen Actors Guild Member- 1975

Attended Ga. College (Milledgeville) and Macon State College- 1975-1977

(1977- 1982)  Friedman’s Jewelers-4  years in management roles in cities including Atlanta, Augusta, Albany and Charleston, S.C.  Named  “Manager of the Year”  from field of 100+ fellow managers in 5 Southeastern U.S. states and was 2nd runner up for same distinction the following year.  Ran largest volume store for this firm-

(1982- 2007) White and Lavender Pest Control, Macon, Ga.  23 years, Vice President/ General Manager

Allgood Pest Solutions, Technical and Quality Assurance Director- February 2008- April 2012

Named Allgood Pest Solutions Vice President- January 2009

My job responsibilities included:  CEU training for certified/ registered employees; Fed/State Compliance- GA. /S.C., DOA, EPA, OSHA, Ga. Dept. of Natural Resources (Wildlife Division) NPMA Quality Pro, Schools, Medical Facilities, Food Handling; Company cram-course instructor to prepare technician registration, PCO HPC/WDO certification and Nuisance Wildlife Certification test-

Co-Founder of Middle Georgia Pest Control Association 1985

Region Director for GPCA 1986-1988

GPCA Education Committee Member 1986-1992

GPCA Secretary-Treasurer 1992-1993

GPCA Vice President 1993-1994

GPCA Summer Conference Co-Chair 1993

Pest Control Technology (PCT Magazine) “Business Strategies 2000” Roundtable Invitee (1 of 60 nationwide)- Berkeley,CA- 2004

President- Georgia Pest Control Association- 1994-1995

Chairman of the Board- Georgia Pest Control Association- 1995-1996

2009, 2011, 2012 , 2013 GPCA “Road Show” Course Speaker

2009 GPCA South Georgia Conference Co-Chair and Course Speaker

2010 GPCA South Georgia Conference Co-Chair and Course Speaker

GPCA “Past President” Board of Directors Representative 2010-2011

Georgia Dept of Agriculture- Certified Household Pest Control- 1986

Georgia Dept of Agriculture- Certified Wood Destroying Organisms- 1986

GPCA “Train the Trainer” Course Graduate- 2008

Georgia Structural Pest Control Commission Approved Instructor- 2008

South Carolina Certified Applicator Commercial 7-A Licensee-2008

Certified Ga. DNR Approved Resident Trapping Licensee- 2008

Certified Ga. DNR Approved Nuisance Wildlife Control Operator Licensee- 2008

Certified Ga. DNR Approved Nuisance Wildlife Control Trapper Licensee- 2008

Georgia Dept of Agriculture- Certified Public Health Operator- 2009

AIB (American Institute of Baking) Graduate- Food Safety for Warehousing/Distribution-2010

 AIB Graduate- Food Processing/ Distribution- 2010-

Ga. Association of Realtors (GAR) Partners in Education Instructor

South Carolina Dept of Agriculture Certified Public Health Licensee- 2010

South Carolina Wildlife Control Operator- 2010

EPA Certified Lead Renovation, Repair & Painting (RRP) – 2010

Current Macon Toastmasters Member

Georgia Pest Control Association Board of Directors- 2010- 2012

GPCA Region 8 Director- 2010-2012

Speakers Bureau for Medical Center of Central Georgia- 2011

Certified Dept of Agriculture- Turf and Ornamental Licensee- 2012

Baldwin County Health Department “Bed Bug Blues” Presenter- 2012

Owner- LandMark Pest and Wildlife Solutions- 2012

Current Member of Ga. Pest Control Association (GPCA)

Current Member of Certified Pest Control Operators of Georgia (CPCO)

Owner- Pest Professor- Independent Consultant for the Pest and Wildlife Industry- 2012

Georgia Dept of Agriculture- Certified Mosquito Licensee – 2012

GPCA Fall South Georgia Conference Speaker- (UGA@ABAC Conference, Tifton)

 CPCO Fall Conference Speaker- 2012 (Perry Conference Center)

GPCA Fall Road Show Speaker-  2012 ( Macon Farmers Market)

GPCA Winter Conference Speaker- 2013 (UGA Continuing Education Center, Athens)

Columbus/Phenix City Pest Control Association Speaker-  Fall 2013

CPCO Fall Conference Speaker- 2013 (Perry Conference Center)


Pest Control Magazine (PCT) February 2014 Issue  Feature Story on Mark Hunter/LandMark Pest and  Wildlife Solutions, Inc.

Pest Control Magazine (PCT) March 2014 Featured Podcast Interview (

Columbus/Phenix City Pest Control Association Speaker- 2014

Georgia Power Company Guest Speaker- May 2014

CPCO Fall Conference Speaker- 2014  (Forsyth Conference Center)

Carlyle Place Guest Speaker- March 2015

Conference Speaker- Middle Georgia Cooperative Extension Society- Perry Courthouse- March 2015

CPCO Fall  Conference  Speaker- November 2015- Anderson  Conference Center, Macon

GA Auctioneer Assn.  for Ga. Assn. of Realtors Training- DoubleTree Hotel- Buckhead Atlanta- Jan 2016

Columbus/Phenix City Pest Control Spring Association Speaker-  Feb 2016

Columbus/Phenix City Pest Control Fall Association Speaker-  Aug 2016

CPCO Fall Conference Speaker-  Anderson Conference Center, Macon- November 2016

PEST CONTROL MANAGER, Inc.  Conference  Speaker- Marietta- Feb 2016

                        PEST CONTROL MANAGER, Inc.  Speaker- Savannah Civic Center, Savannah- Sept.  2016

PEST CONTROL MANAGER, Inc.  Speaker- Forsyth County Central Park-Cumming, Ga.  – Nov. 2016

PEST CONTROL MANAGER, Inc. Conference Speaker- Savannah Rapids Park- Augusta – Dec. 2016

Orkin Exterminating Company- Designated Approved Speaker Vendor- January 2017

Orkin Training- Chattanooga, TN.- February 2017

PEST CONTROL MANAGER, Inc. Conference Speaker- -Columbus City Service Center- March 2017