Our Team

Dusty Walding, Owner/Operator

Dusty Walding, the “DW” in D.W. Pest Control Inc., has been a resident of Alachua County since 1976. He completed his high school education at Santa Fe High School, and went on to receive an Associates of Arts degree from Santa Fe Community College. Dusty has worked in all capacities of the pest control field since 1995. He is certified by the state of Florida for control of general household, lawn/ornamental pests, and termites.

Amy Walding, Office Manager

Amy Walding, wife of Dusty, relocated from Southwest Florida to Alachua County in 1998 to attend the University of Florida where she received a Bachelor of Science degree in Exercise and Sports Sciences in 2001. She has been an active member of the D.W. Pest Control Inc. Team since 2006. Amy received her certification from the state of Florida for General Household Pest Control in 2011. In addition to managing the office, Amy assists with termite pre and post treatments as needed.

Brooke Walding

Brooke is the oldest daughter of Dusty and Amy. She is in the Class of 2022 at Santa Fe High School and is active in the FFA Program. Brooke works part time in the office and has several duties she is solely responsible for to keep the office and schedules running smoothly.

Chloe Walding

Chloe is the youngest daughter of Dusty and Amy. She is in the Class of 2025 at Santa Fe High School and is active in the FFA Program and school volleyball. When able Chloe prefers to work outside of the office going to all different types of jobs.

Colton Tyner, GHP/Termite Technician

Colton Tyner grew up in the High Springs/Newberry area. He began his pest control career with us in January 2016. He has completed courses through University of Florida as well as training with Dusty. He plans to become certified in the GHP category very soon. Colton runs a GHP route as well as Inspections for Termite Renewals and Treatments.

Clint Walding,  GHP/Termite Technician

Clint is Dusty’s brother and started his career with us in July 2019. Clint grew up in the Alachua area. He has completed GHP and Termite courses offered from University of Florida and has plans to get certified in both Categories. His route is a mix of GHP and Termite work.

Garrett Walding

Garrett is the youngest son of Clint. He will graduate High School in 2024. When he is available Garrett works with his dad. He is especially a great help crawling under homes for termite and pest control work.