Janay Rickwalder

Vice President of Communications, Marketing and Membership
National Pest Management Association


Janay RickwalderAs Vice President of Communications, Marketing and Membership for the National Pest Management Association, Janay Rickwalder is responsible for internal communications to the NPMA’s more than 7,000 members, as well as industry partners. Rickwalder serves as managing editor of PestWorld, the association’s bimonthly magazine, and also manages NPMAPestWorld.org, the member website for the NPMA. In addition, Rickwalder reports on industry and pest-related news for PestWorld.org.

Rickwalder also oversees marketing and communications functions in support of NPMA events, products and services. She also offers marketing assistance to state associations and works closely with other NPMA departments on new business development and membership retention.

Rickwalder has more than fifteen years of marketing experience for associations. Previous roles include positions with the National Association of Independent Life Brokerage Agencies, the International Sign Association, the National Association of Drug Court Professionals and the Electric Power Supply Association. Rickwalder graduated from Millersville State University of Pennsylvania, earning a Bachelor of Science degree in English education.