Seattle Staff

Kurt

Kurt

The Big Boss

The Worktrauskas aka the man behind why we all work so hard.
Aaron

Aaron

Director of Operations

Our fearless leader braves the Tacoma to Seattle commute daily to help salvage, merchandise, and keep us on track.
Alison

Alison

Office Manager Extraordinaire

Alison claims she only works here because we allow dogs to come to work.
Nate

Nate

Seattle Store Manager

When Nate isn’t working on home improvement projects, he enjoys welding cute little octopuses from salvaged materials that live on the store counter
Kara

Kara

Seattle Assistant Manager

Kara is almost a tongue twister: She live in Tacoma, is from Texas, and collects tin toys.
Jonathan

Jonathan

Seattle Retail

Jonathan’s love of retail merchandising has given the Seattle store a fun makeover filled with crazy vignettes and funky displays.
Diana

Diana

The Lighting Lady

Diana has been lighting the dark spaces of your homes and our hearts for many years at Earthwise!

Paul

Paul

Acquisitions Manager

Threw his corporate desk job out the window in favor of getting down and dirty in the world of salvage.  He can be found in the shop or salvaging an old house.
Kyarsten

Kyarsten

Salvage Crew Lead

Don’t be surprised if you see cute little woodland creatures following her around the yard, Kyarsten knows every word to every Disney song (and sings them while working.)
Molly

Molly

Seattle Retail

Molly is a creative reuse artist who enjoys being a plant parent.
Sarah

Sarah

Marketing Coordinator

When Sarah is not producing exciting content for Earthwise, she is often found creating art, getting lost in spite of having modern technology, or making jokes on the internet.

Tacoma Staff

Phil

Phil

Tacoma Store Manager

Phil could possibly the most interesting person…the man was attacked by a mountain lion for pete’s sake!
Amanda

Amanda

Tacoma Assistant Manager

Don’t let that sweet mid-western accent and love of a good joke fool you, Amanda is the resident sass master of Tacoma and will keep you on your toes.
Dave

Dave

Mill Guy Dave

Proof customers make the best employees.  Dave actually applied to both Second Use and Earthwise at the same time. Sorry Second Use, we called him back first 😛

Aberdeen Staff

Toby

Toby

Aberdeen Store Manager

Direct quote “Hi my name is Toby.  I collect roadkill.”
Felicia

Felicia

Aberdeen Assistant Manager

Felicia is  an artistic member of our team with a passion for interior design and restoration.
Nelson

Nelson

Aberdeen Crew

Nelson is a team player with a great attitude!  Never without a smile, you can always tell that he loves where he works.  We’re lucky to have him!
Lonnie

Lonnie

Aberdeen Crew

Lonnie is a hard working and knowledgeable member of our team.

Dog Crew

Bindi

Bindi

Dog Crew

Bindi will be your personal shopper and gently carries cabinet hardware and plumbing parts to customers around the store…even if you don’t want it.
Clyde

Clyde

Dog Crew

Don’t let his cold demeanor fool you! This pup LOVES to get loved on, he just makes you work for it.
Archie

Archie

Dog Crew

Like a true little brother, Archie is Clyde’s mini me and will follow Clyde around for hours happily trying to play.
Cliff

Cliff

Dog Crew

Though not the traditional black-and-white color scheme of Earthwise doggos, Cliff will always be in our hearts.