OLYMPIA, WA—For Evergreen alumnus Kyle Wiese ‘13, an internship during his junior year opened the doors to his career. Wiese is a project manager for the Thurston Economic Development Council, based out of the South Puget Sound Community College campus in Lacey. He and his team work to bolster Thurston County’s economy in many different ways. “One of the most consistent pieces of work that I do is business outreach and strategizing with local businesses for the purpose of their retention [within Thurston County],” Wiese said.
Former Evergreen soccer captain now assists Thurston County businesses