• We LIVE this business, every hour of every day.
• As owners, we seek to continually LEARN as much as we can about innovative and effective ways to combat the rampant mosquito and tick populations that inhabit Northeast Florida.
• We LOVE, LOVE, LOVE our customers! We are a family owned business, and once a customer joins The Squad, they are family.
Mosquito Squad of Greater Jacksonville and Ponte Vedra is a family and woman owned business, locally owned and operated by Vanesa, Lisa and Kevin Ellis.
(Left to right; Vanesa, Kevin and Lisa Ellis)
Vanesa graduated from Fairleigh Dickinson University in 2002 with a B.S. in Business Management, having put herself through college by working full time as a Customer Relations Manager for Wells Fargo. With a deep background in banking that includes time as a Branch Manager and Operations Manager over multiple bank branches. Vanesa is also a seasoned franchise owner/operator, having previously owned a successful franchise restaurant in West Palm Beach. Vanesa and her husband Chris reside in Ponte Vedra Beach and are the proud parents of son and daughter Adam and Lucia.
Lisa and Kevin Ellis have been married for 19 years and are the proud parents of daughter Harper May. Lisa is a seasoned corporate finance professional who is employed as a Credit Underwriter for Florida First Capital Finance Corporation in Jacksonville. From 2010 to 2016 she served in a similar capacity for Florida Business Development Corporation. She spent 9 years with Bank of America’s Commercial Real Estate Division, starting as a Commercial Real Estate Associate and eventually being promoted to Vice President & Commercial Real Estate Client Manager where she was responsible for a portfolio of clients valued in excess of $100 million. She earned a Master of Business Administration in 2001 from the University Of North Florida Coggin College Of Business. She is also a graduate of Georgia State University College of Business with a B.S. in Finance.
Kevin Ellis is a small business and franchise finance expert, his most recent role being with Synovus Government Guaranteed Lending as an SBA Product Specialist. He has spent most his career successfully assisting business owners and entrepreneurs to achieve their financing goals. Along with his wife Lisa, Kevin earned a Master of Business Administration from the University of North Florida Coggin College Of Business. Kevin also graduated from Florida State University College of Business, earning a B.S. in Business Administration. Kevin’s prior employment includes a deep background in banking and lending.
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