The Big BossThe 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.
Business Manager ExtraordinaireAlison claims she only works here because we allow dogs to come to work.
Director of AquisitionsThrew 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.
Director of MarketingSarah is often found creating art, visiting weird museums, or making jokes on the internet.
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.
Salvage Crew Lead
Seattle Assistant Store ManagerMolly is a creative reuse artist who enjoys being an avid plant collector.
Salvage CrewDan is an East Coast native who moved to Washington after a career as a prop maker in Hollywood. When he’s not salvaging, he can be found taking epic road trips, making paper sculptures, playing with his two cats, or cooking up delicious meals.
The Lighting LadyDiana has been lighting the dark spaces of your homes and our hearts for many years at Earthwise!
Acquisitions Manager for King and Pierce CountiesDon’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.)
Tacoma CrewLuke just relocated from Missouri with his partner and their two dogs. Luke has a masters degree in orchestral conducting, collects vintage lighting, and thinks too much.
Tacoma Store Manager
Tacoma Assistant ManagerLux is a California transplant who loves exploring around Tacoma and the Puget Sound region, learning about local history, and going to aquariums to see some fish.
Mill Guy DaveProof 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 Store ManagerFelicia is an artistic member of our team with a passion for interior design and restoration.
Aberdeen Assistant ManagerNelson 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!
Kenmore Store ManagerCalder loves to emphasize time and it’s plotting progress. At work he’s expressing and learning with our awesome customers. At home art making, writing, and cooking occupy his time.
Lisa is a gardening enthusiast who loves to find hidden treasures at thrift stores and garage sales. She enjoys upcycling her finds into creative projects and baking treats for family and friends.
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 CrewThe newest pup in Dog Crew, Rue is a rambunctious little lady with a heart of gold and a belly full of treats.
Dog CrewDon’t let his cold demeanor fool you! This pup LOVES to get loved on, he just makes you work for it.
Dog CrewRanger is Aberdeen’s newest member of the team. He will sit for treats and cuddles and loves chasing the dust bunnies.
Dog CrewLike a true little brother, Archie is Clyde’s mini me and will follow Clyde around for hours happily trying to play.
Dog CrewThough not the traditional black-and-white color scheme of Earthwise doggos, Cliff will always be in our hearts.
Dog CrewSebastian is a farm boy who just moved to the big city to follow his dream (his dream is treats).