Employee Spotlight: Bruce Lester

Bruce Lester



Months/years at ABW:

25 years, 1 month


What do you enjoy about your job? 

I enjoy doing and learning all the different things it takes to do my job.


Do you have a favorite book, movie and/or TV show?

No real favorites. I enjoy sports on TV. I guess my favorite writer is Steven King.


What music do you like?

I like rock 'n roll.


Do you have a favorite sport?

I like to play golf, and I'll watch almost any sport.


If I’m not at work, I’m probably…

playing golf.


I just can’t live without my…

golf clubs.


Something you may not know about me is…

  • I have a 30 year old son.
  • I grew up in Port Angeles.
  • I’m a navy vet.
  • I worked 15 years as a lumber sawyer before going to welding school.


My favorite ice cream flavour is…

cherry vanilla.


If I had a time machine for a day, I would…

I guess it would be foolish not to go for the next Powerball number!


The car I learned to drive on was a…

Toyota pickup.


The best present that I’ve ever received was...

when my son took me on a cross-country trip with him when he got out of the navy. We had a great time going across the southern states from Virginia.

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