The Big Boss
The Worktrauskas aka the man behind why we all work so hard.
Director of OperationsOur fearless leader braves the Tacoma to Seattle commute daily to help salvage, merchandise, and keep us on track.
Office Manager ExtraordinaireAlison claims she only works here because we allow dogs to come to work.
Seattle Store ManagerWhen Nate isn’t working on home improvement projects, he enjoys welding cute little octopuses from salvaged materials that live on the store counter
Seattle RetailJonathan’s love of retail merchandising has given the Seattle store a fun makeover filled with crazy vignettes and funky displays.
Kara is almost a tongue twister: She live in Tacoma, is from Texas, and collects tin toys.
The Lighting LadyDiana has been lighting the dark spaces of your homes and our hearts for 11 years!
Acquisitions ManagerThrew 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.
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.)
Salvage CrewCameron is a recent transplant from Kentucky. His humor brings an unmatched, dry hilarity to the job site. He’s also a rock star salvager!
Tacoma Store Manager
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 😛
Phil could possibly the most interesting person…the man was attacked by a mountain lion for pete’s sake!
Tacoma RetailDon’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.
Aberdeen Store ManagerDirect quote “Hi my name is Toby. I collect roadkill.”
Aberdeen CrewNelson 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!
Dog CrewBindi 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.
Dog CrewDon’t let his cold demeanor fool you! This pup LOVES to get loved on, he just makes you work for it.
Dog CrewLike a true little brother, Archie is Clyde’s mini me and will follow Clyde around for hours happily trying to play.