Our team of highly experienced technicians are professional, friendly and will always be happy to provide you with up to date advice on pest control.

Interested in joining our dynamic and well-rewarded team? Find out about a career with us.

Founder, Owner


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Jay is the founder and owner of Laguna Pest Control. He has a Bachelor of Biological Science, a passion for all things creepy-crawly, and over 15 years’ experience within pest control.

While Jay is very passionate about Laguna Pest Control, he’s just as driven for being involved and improving the pest industry.

He’s a qualified entomologist, a trainer who teaches accredited courses in pest management, and recently, host of the Pestie Profiles Podcast. As you can tell, it’s no secret that Jay loves his job!

Founder, Owner


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Nicky Turner is the esteemed Director and Operations Manager at Laguna Pest Control, a position she has held since the company’s inception in 2010. Under her guidance, Laguna Pest Control has flourished, earning numerous awards and recognition, including awards for the Sunshine Coast Business Awards and the prestigious Pest Manager of the Year in Australia. Nicky’s journey in the pest management industry is marked by her impressive entrepreneurial spirit and leadership.

Her role extends far beyond the confines of her business. Nicky is deeply involved in community and professional organisations. She has played vital roles in local business associations, notably as the past secretary and vice-president of the Noosaville Business Association and as an active committee member in the Noosa Chamber.

A staunch advocate for gender equality in her field, Nicky established the Professional Women in Australian Pest Management Association (PWAPM) and initiated the PWAPM Awards, now known as the AWPMA Awards. She currently leads the Women In Pest Management (WIPM) as president, expanding its influence to New Zealand and the South Pacific. Her establishment of the WIPM Recognition Awards underscores her commitment to advancing the pest management industry and championing women’s roles within it.

Beyond her industry-specific contributions, Nicky, along with her husband Jay, co-hosts “Pestie Profiles,” a successful podcast that delves into various aspects of pest management, further solidifying her status as an influential figure in the field.

Office & Accounts Manager


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Wilara is the daughter of Jay and Nicky Turner, so she is no stranger to the pest control industry.

She is the youngest team member at Laguna Pest Control, but don’t let that fool you. She’s taken a massive step up within the business, taking over Nicky’s role and running the office.

Not only is Wilara one of the bubbly voices that will answer our phone line, but she oversees the daily operations and ensures that everything behind the scenes runs smoothly. She also manages the financials and accounts.

Contracts Manager/ Technician


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Sheri is our first qualified female technician and she’s done Laguna Pest Control proud! She also won Trainee of the Year Award for the PWAPM in 2021.

Sheri is our most eager and enthusiastic technician, who mainly looks after our resort and strata customers. You’ll see Sheri both out on the road and in the office, as she is another one of the bubbly voices that answers our phone line.

Senior Technician


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Andrew is one of our senior technicians and has become an asset to the Laguna team.

When you first meet Andrew, the first thing you’ll notice about him is that he is a big, bubbly ball of sunshine and his energy is contagious. Without even meaning too, he will always brighten up your day. We don’t know what we would do without him!

Senior Technician


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Glenn’s calming approach and wealth of knowledge have left all our customers saying the same thing: They know they’re getting a service that exceeded their expectations. Which is why he’s one of our senior technician.

He’s a great addition to Laguna and has made our team feel whole.




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Whilst Bjorn comes from a hospitality background, his brother is in the pest control industry, so when Bjorn came on board here at Laguna Pest Control, he already knew a thing or two.

He has proved himself to be a very hardworking and dedicated person, who has fitted right in at Laguna Pest Control.



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A receptionist often only has one chance to make a good impression, and Helen knocks it out of the park every time. She makes sure the booking process for all our customers is professional, efficient and informative.

Due to Helen’s loving and nurturing nature, she is the mumma bear of the team. She’s got the biggest and kindest heart, and is always looking out for her team members.