Washington State Careers Stories Archives

Wes Cline - Washington State Careers Story


Wes Cline
As a carpenter with the Washington State General Administration Department, Wes Cline is employed year-round in an often seasonal field.

Martha Cortes - Washington State Careers Story


Martha Cortes
As a consumer advocate at the Washington State Office of the Insurance Commissioner, Martha Cortes says her work gives her the opportunity to help others.

Terry Gedde Butler - Washington State Careers Story



Terri Gedde-Butler
Terri Gedde-Butler has worked for Washington's Lottery for 19 years and loves her job as much as she did the day she started.

Jose Velazquez - Washington State Careers Story


Jose Velazquez
As a Washington State Park Ranger, Jose Velazquez is preserving Washington’s natural areas for people to explore and enjoy for many years to come. “We try to preserve what we have now for future generations to come in and enjoy pretty much the same thing, if not better,” he says..