Company Name: Washington River Protection Solutions
Title: Chief Engineering
Years at Company: 5
What are three things you use at work every day?
Listening, patience, and technical skills
What was your first job?
I was in the layaway department at a department store called Roses in Augusta, Georgia, during high school. Wow, layaway, a term that doesn’t exist in a store that doesn’t exist anymore!
Where is your hometown?
Grew up all over the country mostly in Georgia and now home is West Richland.
How do you spend your free time?
Playing and coaching sports, volunteering at the Hindu Society of Eastern Washington (HSEW), exploring and hiking
What are three words that best describe you?
Passionate, Enthusiastic, and curious
What did you want to become as kid?
I wanted to be a pediatrician.
Where is your favorite place to travel?
I love to travel in Europe and South Asia to experience the history of both areas.
How long have you lived in the Tri-Cities?
What is your favorite movie?
The Princess Bride, it has action, adventure, comedy, and romance!
How do you define success?
I believe it’s more important to chase excellence in whatever we do and allow success to be an outcome.
What excites you the most about the direction of the Tri-City Regional Chamber?
The Tri-Cities has grown tremendously in the short time I’ve been here, and the Tri-City Regional Chamber will be a big part of the further growth through its myTRI 2030 initiative.