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Meet The Team
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Whitman Wesley

Vice President

Whitman Wesley moved to Birmingham in 2017 to join Athena Pest Control and serve as Vice President.  Whitman is originally from Greenville, Alabama and an Auburn University graduate.  While a student at Auburn, he had the opportunity to intern for Pat Dye with the School of Forestry and Wildlife Sciences.  After graduating, he began his pest control career with Orkin in Georgia.

Whitman, his wife Martha Ann and son Huey now live in Crestline.


Evelyn Poole

Director of Operations

Evelyn Poole is originally from Greenville, Alabama and graduated from the University of Alabama in 2012 with degrees in American Studies and Political Science. She and Whitman are cousins and grew up together.

She has lived in Birmingham since 2013 and has helped Athena since 2016. She made it a full-time career in April 2021.

Evelyn loves living in Birmingham and spends her free time with her fiance Burch Tipton and two kitties, Gandalf and Noodle.


Chris Whealen

Service Manager

Chris Whealen is originally from St. Louis, Missouri and moved to Birmingham in 2019. He has been a valued member of the Athena team since October 2021.

100% Satisfaction Guaranteed

Here at Athena Pest Control, we do our best to show up on time, treat your home with respect, and get rid of your pest or rodent problem right the first time around. So in the unlikely event, you're not satisfied with your most recent service, simply give us a call. We'll come back and retreat your home at no additional cost to you, we 100% guarantee it!