Vishaka Smith,
       Ph.D., P.E.

Experience

V-Thnink Global Company: Consultant/Contractor/(Carbon & Life) Coach

3/4/09--Present, Various projects

Volunteer at Wedgwood Elementary and Seattle Climate Partnership

10/08- Present

Quality Control Engineer, Northern Pacific Consulting Engineers

09/01/2007--08/08/2008

FEMA Community Recovery Engineer, Northwest Technical Resources

12/2005 - 4/2006

Created the Katrina Long-Term Community Recovery Plan for the State of Mississippi Worked with the Coastal Transit Authority, the Gulf Regional Planning Commission, elected and public officials, and the public in the five coastal counties to identify transportation needs, priority projects, and funding sources. Provided input to the Mississippi Governor’s Office of Recovery and Renewal on transportation issues and possible solutions.

Transportation Planning Specialist, Washington State Ferries, WSDOT

11/04-8/2005

Lead Civil-Marine Engineer, Washington State Ferries, WSDOT

11/04-8/2005

Civil Engineer 2, Washington State Department of Emergency Management

2003, for six months

Project Manager, Land Use Planner, City of Seattle

2002 for three months

Environmental Specialist, Washington State Department of Ecology

2001 for six months

Success Coach and Facilitator, Self-Employed

1998-2001

Sales Supervisor, Equinox International

1997-1998

Research Assistant, University of New Orleans

1991-1997

Sinhalese Translator/Interpreter

1993-Present

Science/Math Tutor, Self-Employed

1991-2007