A Passion for Parks, On and Off the Clock

Dan Penrose makes a catch during an annual SCJ Lacey kickball game. At SCJ we have our fair share of friendly fan feuds. Milk chocolate lovers vs. dark chocolate fanatics. Star Wars buffs vs. Star Trek devotees. Seahawks fans vs.…

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Generous Community Volunteer Earns SCJ Cares Award

The Thurston County Chamber Foundation's Math for Life program is just one of many ways SCJ Cares Award-winner Dan Phillips serves his community. Dan Phillips’s motivation may have changed over the years, but his dedication to volunteering remains steadfast. In…

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Engineer Honored for His Entrepreneurial Spirit

Project Manager Charlie Severs, PE   ---  SCJ's 2020 Entrepreneurial Award winner. The awards ceremony was virtual, but the appreciation was very real. Last month, Project Manager Charlie Severs, PE was recognized with one of SCJ Alliance's most prestigious honors, the…

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The Magic of Open-Water Swimming in the Puget Sound

Swimming into the sunset by SCJ's Chelsea Lee. Author Susann Babaei, a project engineer with our Seattle Transportation Design team, recently joined a swimming group that ventures the open waters of the Puget Sound. Susann is a motivator and resource…

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Trailblazing the SCJ Way

The outdoors has become a refuge for many as the pandemic wears on. From reducing cabin fever to treating Zoom fatigue, spacious parks and beaches provide options for socially distanced picnics, and campgrounds at reduced capacity are giving families space…

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