Meet the Team

A Family Company

Clark Exterminating has been a trusted name in pest control across central Arkansas since 1980.

We’re proud to be a family owned and operated company.

Johnny L. Clark

Founder

Favorite Thing About Working at Clark Exterminating:

I am the founder of Clark Exterminating, opening the business in 1980.

Things You Enjoy Outside of Work:

My hobbies include golfing, hunting, fishing, and target practicing.

Tell Us A Little More About You:

My name is Johnny, not John, as some would think. I am the first and original employee, and it’s been a great 30+ years.

John Russell “J.R.” Clark

President & Co-Owner

Favorite Thing About Working at Clark Exterminating:

I’ve been with the company from the start, working with my dad and sister. I like meeting new people, seeing new places and being outside for most of the day. I am an Arkansas State Licensed Operator in Termite, Pest and Rodent Control.

Things You Enjoy Outside of Work:

My hobbies include hunting, fishing, shooting, boating, and anything else that gets me outdoors. I also like to collect coins, spend time with my kids and get away from the city when I can.

Tell Us A Little More About You:

My friends call me J.R. and my family calls me John Russell or John. I prefer J.R.

Denise Clark-Edwards

Vice President & Co-Owner

Favorite Thing About Working at Clark Exterminating: I’ve been with the company from the start, working with my dad and sister. I like meeting new people, seeing new places and being outside for most of the day. I am an Arkansas State Licensed Operator in Termite, Pest and Rodent Control.

Things You Enjoy Outside of Work: My hobbies include hunting, fishing, shooting, boating, and anything else that gets me outdoors. I also like to collect coins, spend time with my kids and get away from the city when I can.

Tell Us A Little More About You: My friends call me J.R. and my family calls me John Russell or John. I prefer J.R.

Mike Hall

Pest Control Manager (NLR)

Tell Us A Little More About You:

Clark Exterminating has been helping customers protect their personal environments since 1980, and I’ve been with the Clark team since 1987. I am an Arkansas State Licensed Operator in Household Pest Control, Rodent Control and Termite Control. I have an educated and experienced staff who make informed decisions. Our team goes above and beyond, offering solutions to meet the needs or requirements of any special situation. We look forward to working with you and providing the peace of mind you look for in a professional pest control company. Thank you for your interest and, if you have any questions, give me a call.

Perry Hudgens

Perry Hudgens

Pest Control Manager (Benton)

Favorite Thing About Working at Clark Exterminating:

I enjoy meeting new people and helping them with their various pest control issues.

Things You Enjoy Outside of Work:

My hobbies include hiking, playing with my dog, and visiting national parks.

Tell Us A Little More About You:

I’m 34 years old and from Little Rock.

Caleb Edwards

Inspector & Sales Rep

Favorite Thing About Working at Clark Exterminating:

I enjoy helping people solve problems, and traveling everywhere in central Arkansas.

Things You Enjoy Outside of Work:

In my spare time I like to watch movies, read, and take care of my pets.

Tell Us A Little More About You:

I love my dog Bean. I’m a 29-year-old, North Little Rock native.

Preston Clark

Preston Clark

Technician

Favorite Thing About Working at Clark Exterminating:

I have 3 favorite things: Learning the family business, getting to meet customers, and killing bugs.

Things You Enjoy Outside of Work:

I enjoy hunting, fishing, and hanging out with friends.

Jeff Sutterfield

Technician

Favorite Thing About Working at Clark Exterminating:

I really enjoy my work and meeting new people, while providing them quality services with good results.

Things You Enjoy Outside of Work:

I also enjoy fishing, swimming, the theatre, arts, museums, and going to church and worshipping the Lord.

Tell Us A Little More About You:

I have one son, one daughter, and one granddaughter.

Noah Webb

Noah Webb

Technician

Favorite Thing About Working at Clark Exterminating:

I enjoy the opportunity to help people in need, the freedom of the job, the new daily experiences, and not being stuck in an office.

Things You Enjoy Outside of Work:

I enjoy fishing and spending time with my wife.

Tell Us A Little More About You:

I’m 35 years old and from North Little Rock.

John Delaware

John Delaware

Technician

Favorite Thing About Working at Clark Exterminating:

It brings great satisfaction knowing you have helped make another person’s day that much better. Also having bosses and coworkers that appreciate my hard work helps me look forward to coming to work and giving my best effort.

Things You Enjoy Outside of Work:

I love sports, specifically basketball and football. I also enjoy watching movies and being around family.

Tell Us A Little More About You:

I am married with one son. In my spare time I coach my son’s basketball team and assist with his baseball team. Spending time with family is everything to me. I love to travel with my wife and son, so it is tradition to take at least one trip every year!

Clint Powell

Clint Powell

Technician (Benton)

Favorite Thing About Working at Clark Exterminating:

I enjoy being able to help people.

Things You Enjoy Outside of Work:

I enjoy Nintendo Switch, my dogs, and spending time with my wife.

Tell Us A Little More About You:

I have a child on the way, and I’m about to turn 25. I grew up in Benton, and had a full ride to play soccer at CBC.

Dana Smith

Technician (Benton)

Favorite Thing About Working at Clark Exterminating:

I’m a State Certified Pest Technician, and I like fixing customers’ pest problems.

Things You Enjoy Outside of Work:

I enjoy fishing and like a challenge.

Tell Us A Little More About You:

I’ve been with Clark Exterminating since 2009.

Nate Wenger

Nate Wenger

Technician

Favorite Thing About Working at Clark Exterminating:

Working with great customers and people in the office

Things You Enjoy Outside of Work:

Making beer, playing video games, watching movies

Tell Us A Little More About You:

I am an open book, what you see is what you get

Nic Tate

Nic Tate

Technician

Favorite Thing About Working at Clark Exterminating:

The variety of people and animals I meet daily

Things You Enjoy Outside of Work:

Guns, Motocross, and my dogs

Tell Us A Little More About You:

I’m a jack of all trades, master of none. I know a little about a lot of things.

David Powery

Technician

Favorite Thing About Working at Clark Exterminating:

I like making new friends and being able to help people out!

Things You Enjoy Outside of Work:

I like taking my kids to the soccer field and listening to my baby girl Senna coo at me

Tell Us A Little More About You:

Sometimes I’m quiet, sometimes I never shut up. I love to work and stay busy. Honduran food is my absolute favorite. I love marvel movies!

Shelley Clark

Shelley Clark

Administrative Assistant

Favorite Thing About Working at Clark Exterminating:

Seeing my grown children everyday and bettering the company for the next generation

Things You Enjoy Outside of Work:

Going to the gym to lift weights a few times a week and long drives in my convertible with the top down and my Christian music turned up

Tell Us A Little More About You:

I am a mom of 2, a mother in law to one, a “She-She” to my two grand-dogs, but my main job is dog-mom to Asher, our office dog. Asher and I enjoy hanging out at home and our daily walks through the neighborhood

Larissa Traylor

Larissa Traylor

Administrative Assistant

Favorite Thing About Working at Clark Exterminating:

Everyone here is so kind and shows their appreciation for their employees. They buy us lunch all of the time and we eat together like family.

Things You Enjoy Outside of Work:

Playing with my dogs, hanging out with my husband and daughter, and going shopping

Tell Us A Little More About You:

I love Jesus and all types of music. I am happily married and love my family!

Brenn Clark

Administrative Assistant

Favorite Thing About Working at Clark Exterminating:

I get to use my skills to help customers, and I learn something new every day!

Things You Enjoy Outside of Work:

I enjoy spending time with my dog Juneau and relaxing by playing video games.

Tell Us A Little More About You:

I have a Dutch Shepherd dog named Juneau who is my everything. She comes to work with me here at Clark and we rarely spend a moment apart. She enjoys working at Clark too!

Asher the dog

Asher

Office Dog

Favorite Thing About Working at Clark Exterminating:

It’s my job to greet all the hoomans when they come to visit, like the mailman! I share French fries with my coworkers at lunchtime, get unlimited belly rubs, roll around outside and play with my fur-friends next door!

Things You Enjoy Outside of Work:

I LOVE playing outside — especially when squirrels are around! SQUIRREL! I could chase squirrels all day!

Tell Us A Little More About You:

I love my mom, Shelley, who drives me to work every day.

Juneau

Office Dog

Favorite thing about working at Clark Exterminating:

Guarding the office. My job is to make sure everyone stays safe and happy, the treats are a bonus!

Things you enjoy outside of work:

I like chasing rabbits, playing with the water hose, and cuddles

Tell us a little more about you:

I don’t like strangers at first, but give me enough treats and I’ll be your friend for life!