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

Business Manager Extraordinaire

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

Paul

Director of Aquisitions

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.
Sarah

Sarah

Director of Marketing

When Sarah is not producing exciting content for Earthwise, she is often found creating art, visiting weird museums, or making jokes on the internet.
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.
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.
Victor

Victor

Salvage Crew Lead

Victor is a military veteran and a family man who loves salvage. Fun fact: He’s great at juggling!
Molly

Molly

Seattle Assistant Store Manager

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

Diana

The Lighting Lady

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

Tacoma Staff

Kyarsten

Kyarsten

Acquisitions Manager for King and Pierce Counties

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.)
Dave B.

Dave B.

Tacoma Store Manager

Dave B enjoys abstract painting, experimenting with music, repurposing, and diy projects. He made this industrial angel sculpture/selfie station you can find at Earthwise in Tacoma!
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 😛
Carsyn

Carsyn

Tacoma Retail Staff

Carsyn is on the basketball team at college, enjoys sketching little doodles, and a big fan of Seinfeld. “I may be the youngest earthwise employee but at least I’m the coolest ;)”

Aberdeen Staff

Felicia

Felicia

Aberdeen Store Manager

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

Nelson

Nelson

Aberdeen Assistant Manager

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!
Chris

Chris

Aberdeen Crew

Chris is full of knowledge of lighting and electrical and enjoys using salvage materials to make cool lighting and wood work.
Tamara

Tamara

Aberdeen Crew

Tamara is a fun and creative team member that is an inspiring interior designer. 

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.
Rue

Rue

Dog Crew

The newest pup in Dog Crew, Rue is a rambunctious little lady with a heart of gold and a belly full of treats.
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.
Ranger

Ranger

Dog Crew

Ranger is Aberdeen’s newest member of the team. He will sit for treats and cuddles and loves chasing the dust bunnies.
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.
Sebastian

Sebastian

Dog Crew

Sebastian is a farm boy who just moved to the big city to follow his dream (his dream is treats).