Meet Our Crew

Rick Thayer

Rick Thayer has been an essential part of the Siegmund Excavation team for 11 years. Prior to coming to Siegmund, Rick worked for Skirvin Logging, which was bought out by Wiest Logging. During his 19 years there, Rick wore a … Continue reading “Rick Thayer”

Chris Looney

Chris Looney is the newest member of the Allied Rock crew, but he came to us in February with years of experience under his belt. Chris started running equipment young in life, working on his Aunt and Uncle’s alfalfa farm … Continue reading “Chris Looney”

Gibson Kuenzi

When Gibson Kuenzi joined the Siegmund Excavation team as a Project Manager/Estimator in October of 2016, he brought with him a wealth of knowledge, both in and out of the classroom. He spent 8+ years working for a local Heavy … Continue reading “Gibson Kuenzi”

Nick Schmunk

Nick Schmunk started playing with heavy equipment when he was a kid. He spent his teen years helping his aunt & uncle with their hunting and fishing guide service in Alaska, and eventually started operating equipment full-time when he was … Continue reading “Nick Schmunk”

Brandon Fetter

Brandon Fetter has been changing hard hats a lot lately at Siegmund. Brandon started working at Siegmund Landscape Supply as a delivery driver and laborer just over a year ago. Recently, he’s begun splitting his time between the landscape yard … Continue reading “Brandon Fetter”

Matt Pietrok

Matt Pietrok has been working for Siegmund Excavation for 5 ½ years. Matt’s first job in the construction industry was doing telephone cable maintenance for Copenhagen Utilities for seven years. He left there to do pipeline work for Emery & … Continue reading “Matt Pietrok”

Gordy Swan

Gordy Swan has been a crusher mechanic and fabricator for 30 years, working from Northern California to Alaska. One of the most challenging jobs he did was on St Paul Island on the Bering Sea. Gordy was also in the … Continue reading “Gordy Swan”

Rick Martin

Rick Martin has been running equipment for Siegmund Excavation for three years. Rick started logging straight out of high school in the old growth redwoods. He set chokers behind a CAT during the summer, and on the tower side in … Continue reading “Rick Martin”

Shayla Goodell

Shayla Goodell started working for Siegmund Excavation in May of 2015. She was originally hired to assist with data entry, but her job duties and role in the company quickly evolved. These days, Shayla oversees employee timekeeping, administers our fleet … Continue reading “Shayla Goodell”

Eric Luscher

Eric Luscher operates the steep slope harvester (feller buncher) for Siegmund Excavation’s logging side. Eric began his career in logging in 1989, bumping knots on the landing for Crismore Logging. He then went to work for T.B.C. Timber where he … Continue reading “Eric Luscher”

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