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Seattle City (spot)Light: Tammie Luc

Tammie Luc has been at City Light for 11 years. During her tenure, she’s served in a variety of roles, including four and a half years in human resources where she processed payroll and three years on the administrative team for Operations. Currently, Tammie serves as a Management System Analyst… [ Keep reading ]

Seattle City (spot)Light: Matt Stapleton

Matt Stapleton joined Seattle City Light in September 2018. As part of the team at Boundary Dam, Matt serves the utility as an electrical constructor apprentice. “I like to refer to my position as the ‘sponge role’ because I’m always hungry for new information and am eager to learn,” Matt… [ Keep reading ]

Seattle City (spot)Light: Kevin Gorman

Kevin Gorman began his City career with Seattle Public Utilities before joining City Light in 2017 as part of an out of class assignment. “I love the job and pursued it full-time,” he shared. The job? Working on the LED Streetlight Conversion Program in the Joint Use and Streetlight Engineering… [ Keep reading ]

Seattle City (spot)Light: Brandon Melland

Brandon Melland has been at City Light for 13 years. A journeyman lineman, Brandon began his City Light career as part of the pre-apprentice program. “I’m currently in an out-of-class position as the journeyman assigned to Safety, Health and Wellness (JSHaW). It’s my job to work with crews at our… [ Keep reading ]

Seattle City (spot)Light: Nicole Schultz

Nicole Schultz has worked at City Light since 2011, but her City career began in 1997 as an intern for Seattle Police Department (SPD). She continued with the City by joining Seattle Municipal Court in 2001 and then the Mayor’s Office in 2002. She is now a Senior Marketing Strategist… [ Keep reading ]

Seattle City (spot)Light: Doug Erwin

Doug Erwin has been at City Light for nearly five and a half years. He’s part of the Utility Operations & Engineering business unit where he works as a Senior Automotive Engineer. “I’m a solitary person in this class,” Doug explained. “My network includes other automotive engineers and City departments…. [ Keep reading ]

Seattle City (spot)Light: Robert Duggan

Robert Duggan began his City Light career in 2016 as an intern for the Communications Team. He re-joined the team in March 2019 as a Digital Marketing Strategist. “I create content, implement new digital marketing tools, improve the online experience and execute digital campaigns,” Robert explained. “I’m also responsible for… [ Keep reading ]

Seattle City (spot)Light: Gabriel Goings

Gabriel Goings recently celebrated his one-year anniversary at City Light. He’s part of the Utility Operations & Engineering business unit where he works as a heavy truck driver for the Shipping and Receiving office. “I drive tractor/trailers and truck/trailer combinations to haul material and equipment to assigned work sites,” Gabriel… [ Keep reading ]

Seattle City (spot)Light: Cassandra Smith

Cassandra Smith has been at City Light for nine months. She’s part of Customer Energy Solutions (CES) where she works as an Energy Advisor. “Our group assists CES with a wide range of activities,” Cassandra explained. “We’re all-knowing of the utility’s energy conservation programs! We educate customers and trade alleys… [ Keep reading ]

Seattle City (spot)Light: Irina Rasputnis

Irina Rasputnis has worked at City Light for nearly two years as the Executive Director of the Lighting Design Lab which is part of Customer Energy Solutions (CES). “I’ve worked in lighting and energy efficiency for over a decade,” Irina shared. “With my engineering background, I intentionally pursued jobs that… [ Keep reading ]