Now Working at MFA! 12 New Professionals Join the Team

Author: Jennifer King, PE Published: September 4, 2019

Get to know the 12 new professionals who have joined MFA! We are always interested in potential candidates to join the talented individuals who make up our team. For current job openings, please visit our online application system.

Abbi Russell

Senior Communications & Outreach Specialist | Vancouver Office | Communication and Outreach Team

Alma Mater: Washington State University Vancouver

Favorite Snack: popcorn

Professional Superpower: active listening

A Day Away from MFA is Best Spent: hanging out with family, cooking (and/or eating!) great food, and reading a good book

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Alfredo L. Aguirre

Staff Engineer | Vancouver Office | Engineering Team

Alma Mater: Western Washington University and Washington State University

Favorite Snack: chocolate chip cookies

Professional Superpower: civil engineering

A Day Away from MFA is Best Spent: hanging out with friends and family

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Ashlyn Salzman

Marketing Coordinator | Vancouver Office | Administrative Team

Alma Mater: Washington State University Vancouver

Favorite Snack: ice cream

Professional Superpower: Adobe InDesign hacks!

A Day Away from MFA is Best Spent: traveling, crafting, thrift shopping, and spending time outside with my bulldog, Stella

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Ben Johnson

Staff Planner | Seattle Office | Community Planning Team

Alma Mater: Calvin College and University of Washington

Favorite Snack: chocolate ice cream

Professional Superpower: asking good questions

A Day Away from MFA is Best Spent: hiking, exploring Seattle, or going to local music shows

More about Ben coming soon!

Calen Busch

Staff Geologist | Kellogg Office | Environmental Team

Alma Mater: Eastern Washington University

Favorite Snack: Cheez-Its

Professional Superpower: Sampling. Whether it’s soil, surface water, groundwater, air, vapor, or fine wine, I’ll sample it.

A Day Away from MFA is Best Spent: shredding the “gnar” (while mountain biking or skiing)

Eric Bornhorst

Project Air Quality Consultant | Lake Oswego Office | Environmental Team

Alma Mater: Ohio Northern University

Favorite Snack: hummus

Professional Superpower: emissions inventories

A Day Away from MFA is Best Spent: doing anything outdoors, especially in the snow

More about Eric coming soon!

 

Evelyn Lundeen

Staff Engineer | Seattle Office | Engineering Team

Alma Mater: Colorado School of Mines

Favorite Snack: chocolate chip cookies

Professional Superpower: finding the best remedial option for my clients

A Day Away from MFA is Best Spent: doing anything outdoors (hiking, camping, kayaking, skiing) or hanging out all morning at a café, reading a good book

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Heather Good, LHG

Senior Hydrogeologist | Bellingham Office | Environmental Team

Alma Mater: University of Texas-Austin, and Western Washington University

Favorite Snack: chips and guacamole

Professional Superpower: effective and goal-oriented project management

A Day Away from MFA is Best Spent: playing outdoors with friends and family—on foot, bike, or skis

More about Heather coming soon!

Hilary Wilcox

Human Resources Specialist | Vancouver Office | Administrative Team

Alma Mater: University of Oregon

Favorite Snack: lemon bars (or any baked goods!)

Professional Superpower: organization (I’m a bit of guru!)

A Day Away from MFA is Best Spent: baking, playing board games with friends, or playing volleyball

More about Hilary coming soon!

 

Julianna Wetmore

Staff Chemist | Portland Office | Environmental Team

Alma Mater: Whitman College

Favorite Snack: candy

Professional Superpower: the patience to work with large environmental data sets

A Day Away from MFA is Best Spent: playing the bass and being outdoors

More about Julianna coming soon!

Michael Tarbert

Staff Engineer | Seattle Office | Engineering Team

Alma Mater: University of Portland and University of Colorado Boulder

Favorite Snack: cookies

Professional Superpower: mega-data modeling maniac

A Day Away from MFA is Best Spent: cycling, kayaking, photography, and data analysis

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Zach Berghorst

Geology Intern | Kellogg Office | Environmental Team

Alma Mater: South Dakota School of Mines

Favorite Snack: dark chocolate

Professional Superpower: attention to detail

A Day Away from MFA is Best Spent: hiking or mineral collecting

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Contact

Jennifer King, PE

Chief Learning Officer/Senior Engineer

(360) 433-0242