Here at BJ Riley Pest Control in York, Pennsylvania, our staff has the experience and expertise to maintain your family and environment’s safety.
We are a member of Quality Pro, which is known as “the mark of excellence in pest control.” The Quality Pro designation is only achieved by ensuring that all employees voluntarily ascribe to a set of standards far above what is required by state and Federal regulations. All employees must undergo a comprehensive background check before ever showing up to service your residence. Our company has a drug-free workplace policy. Each employee that shows up to your residence or business is required to adhere to a strict uniform dress code and service vehicle maintenance and appearance policy.
B.J. Riley was born in upstate New York in the early sixties. At the age of five, B.J. moved to Mechanicsburg, PA. Then, at the age of 11, he moved to York, PA. A 1979 graduate from Dallastown High School, BJ entered the pest control industry in 1982, helping build the Exterminators Inc. of York to a mid-size pest control company with 10 employees. BJ would eventually become vice president of The Exterminators, Inc.
In 1994, B.J. and his wife, Barb started B.J. Riley Pest Control with the idea of being a one-man business. Due to the success BJ Riley Pest Control has achieved, B.J. has grown the company into a 10-man/woman operation. BJ has completed pest control technology courses through Purdue University as well as many update trainings through Penn State University. When not working, B.J.’s interests include spending time with his friends, riding his Harley Davidson, golfing, throwing darts, and enjoying a good cigar.
Barb is responsible for many of the administrative duties at BJ Riley Pest Control. Barb has completed the pest control technology course through Purdue University. Barb graduated in 1982 from Dallastown High School. BJ and Barb have two children (Maggie and Travis), one fur baby (Stella) and two grandchildren (Jaxson and Callie). In her free time, she loves spending time playing with her grandchildren, gardening and spending time with friends.
Maggie graduated from Red Lion High School and Von Lee International School of Aesthetics. She enjoys watching her son, Jaxson, play baseball and football. Jaxson is also our company’s mascot, who you see on all our company vehicles, along with the family dog, Stella. Maggie has two nieces, Callie Nae and Thea Jo, who bring much joy to her life. Maggie and Jaxson have a great group of friends they travel with, celebrate with, and who they consider family.
MJ was born and raised in Glen Rock, PA. He enjoys spending time with his family, wife Ashley, daughter Brook, and son Wesley. MJ is a skilled technician who has been with us since 2016, dealing primarily with the removal of termites. Also, MJ is on the sales side of our team; if you book a free estimate, you’ll probably have the pleasure of meeting our guy, MJ!
We are grateful to have found Abby in 2021. Abby was born and raised in Lancaster, PA. In addition to being our administrative assistant, she is finishing up her business administration degree. Abby and her husband, Nate, live in Wrightsville with their daughter Isla and two dogs, Ollie and Charlotte. She enjoys spending time with her friends and family in her free time. During the warmer months, Abby loves being outdoors with her family; her favorite pastime is visiting parks with their toddler.
Matt is an earnest team member who is also celebrating his first anniversary with us in February 2023. He is an easygoing guy who enjoys hiking and rooting for his favorite NFL team, Minnesota Vikings, who inevitably let him down every year. Here’s to next season!
Jason was born and raised in Red Lion, PA. Jason graduated from Red Lion High School and attended Saint Leo University in Florida for criminal and juvenile justice. He has two kids, currently in high school. In his free time, Jason coaches a variety of youth sports for York County teams. To name a few, he coaches high school basketball at Northern High School. Jason also coaches youth football, basketball, travel and varsity softball. Last but certainly not least, Jason is a huge Buffalo Bills fan, who bleeds red and blue. As Jason would say, “Go Mafia!”