Adj McColl Email
Outreach & Field Crew
Some people call neck tattoos job killers, which makes sense because Adj is absolutely crushing hers.
If good hair was an indication of good customer service, Alexander would be our case study.
If you find a chill in the warehouse, it’s definitely not Ally’s. She’s never lost hers, not even once.
Anne Kohl Email
Makes just about anything she can get her hands on light up.
Brad Clagg Email
Spends most of his days scoping salvage in the Second Use Prius. Yell “Hey Brad!” next time you see it in traffic.
Cashier & Yard Crew
Migrated from Michigan. Brings his midwestern sensibilities to every transaction. Keeps calm, cool, and collected so we can carry on.
Calyn Hostetler Email
Co-Owner & General Manager
We call her our general manager, but we mean the general glue that holds this whole thing together.
Used to work in demolition, now battles waste with the good guys.
Chris Avino Email
After a career slinging records, he’s now shattering them back in receiving.
We hired him for his good looks, but it turns out he is a pretty decent worker as well.
Dave Lacey Email
Our friendliest giant. Holds the Second Use Fall Fest record for preparing 600 hot dogs in 4 hours.
David Stone Email
Looks like a mythical beast but we swear he’s real, and ready to help you find the perfect item.
Dirk Wassink Email
Co-Owner & President
Fearless leader with a past career in tribology.
Second Use Cashier. Real life Xena.
If you hear someone singing down a cabinet aisle, it’s probably Emma. She also loves to adorn the desks with her artwork!
Flynn Bickley Email
Superhuman levels of strength and positive energy. Also, the creative force behind our iconic “grill” and “man eats house” tee shirts.
Aside from saving cabinet sets from the landfill, Grant also enjoys taking photos and tactical gear.
Yard & Field Crew
Resident class clown with a creative streak. Known to binge-watch Sanford and Sons.
Arguably the most cheerful, pleasant guy you’ll meet. Wore a suit to his interview. It’s still funny.
Jessie loves old things, dead things, and dogs. You can catch her working her magic at the front desks and keeping the cashier room beautifully merchandised.
Yard & Field Crew
Some people collect stamps. Joansy collects dead things.
Has worked at 2/3’s of Seattle’s finest salvage yards. Hands off, Earthwise.
Full time student and receiving crew member with an entrepreneurial spirit.
Our resident expert organizer, Kristan loves to keep things looking fresh around here. She also really enjoys gluten-free baked goods.
6-year Second Use veteran. Keeps the floor organized so you can find your item with agility and speed.
Mary Anne Carter Email
The voice of Second Use, but not necessarily reason.
Maxx Brown Email
View his perfect physique in real life by dropping off your reusable materials.
Most frequently found in Receiving. Member of the salvage lifestyle since 1975. Lover of composting.
When he’s not out collecting material for Second Use, you can find him on a boat.
Nils loves vintage power tools, surfing, and taking mirror selfies back in receiving.
Patrick Burningham Email
Co-Owner & Vice President
Spent his formative years in theater. Now uses his powers to extract material with gusto and drama.
Once a week, Ricky steps aside from his woodworking bench and graces us with his presence. And for that, we are grateful.
A longtime Second Use Veteran with a few tricks and lots of snacks up her sleeve.
Ted Siebert Email
Co-Owner and Tech Wizard
The nocturnal force that keeps our database running and your online browsing potential maximized.
Just like the train, Thomas is the engine that could. This guy doesn’t stop!
Has kept Second Use employees hustling for nearly two decades. Do not step between this man and his work ethic.
This Midwesterner is the only person in our warehouse who doesn’t get cold in the winter. They also build really cool things.
Wil is a veteran receiver who comes back to work with us in the summers between school at UW. We love it when Wil is here!