Meet our technicians

Dana W. DiPaolo

President of Bay State Pest Control, Inc. Dana over sees operations. Dana has been in the animal and pest control industry dating back to 1981 when his main focus was animal control. In 1981 Dana graduated from Wakefield High School and went on to study taxidermy at the American Institute of Taxidermy in Janesville, Wisconsin. After graduating, Dana opened New England Taxidermy in Wakefield, MA, in 1981 with the help of his father James. Dana ran New England Taxidermy from 1981 to 1994, along with doing problem animal control and general pest control. In 1994 Dana sold New England Taxidermy and incorporated Bay State Pest Control with his wife Deneen. Today Bay State Pest Control is one of the most innovating pest control companies within the north shore area. Dana’s interests include: insect collecting, gem and mineral collecting, fishing, hunting, bee keeping and conservation. Dana is certified in general pest control, termite control, and problem animal control.


David W. Gallahue

Forman at Bay State Pest Control, Dave oversees the crew, manages commercial operations, along with the problem animal control end of Bay State Pest Control. After graduating in 1981 David worked for his family-owned business, Gallahue Markets. David also owned a bread distributing business (Four Dave Distributing) named after his son David Jr. After selling his business in 2003 David became the foreman at Bay State Pest Control. David is a do-all technician; from general pest control, to problem animal control, to handyman repair. David’s interests include: golfing, fishing, and Bay State Pest Control.
License # 39531 / PAC # 0385PAC13

Julio C. Nason

General technician, Julio is a do-all technician from general pests, to termites, to problem animals. Julio has a background in the food prep industry along with automobile tire retreading. Julio came on board with Bay State Pest Control back in 2010.
Julio’s interests include: working out at the gym, and cooking.
Licence # 39717 / PAC # 0434PAC13

Generoso Cresta

Generoso is a livelong resident of the town of Wakefield. He is an avid hunter and fisherman, and once owned his own home improvement company. With these long practiced skills, Generoso now brings additional information and handyman skills to Bay State Pest Control. Generoso specializes in wildlife and exclusion work, and is great with general home repairs!

Tyler Valente

Tyler is a lived in Wilmington his whole life. He enjoys spending his free time at the gym, going out to eat, hanging out at the beach, and going on hikes with his girlfriend and their puppy.



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