Washington-state native, Lars grew up in Poulsbo helping his parents with various home-remodel and improvement jobs ranging from hardwood flooring to landscaping.
He moved here to attend University of Washington (Seattle, WA) and graduated in 2013 with a degree in B.S. in Materials Science and Engineering.
Lars’s work highlights also include the title of glass chemistry formulator and hazardous waste coordinator for the world’s largest stained glass manufacturer. Plus, he worked for AmeriCorps with the Northwest Youth Corps along the Oregon Coast.
Talk with Lars about a variety of interests: board games, riddles, any Seattle sports team, craft beer, anything Star Wars, YouTube and learning (including word etymology, economics, history, etc.), any Zelda video game or NPR’s Hidden Brain podcast.
Lars is a certified Estimator through the Certified Training Institute.
His favorite quote?
“To give anything less than your best is to sacrifice the gift.” – Steve Prefontaine