The People Behind Wild Alaska Pollock
Meet Ruthie Anderson!
Senior Manager, Operations, Trident Seafoods
Ruthie Anderson brings more than 30 years of experience in the fishing industry to her position as Trident’s Senior Manager, Operations, for Anchorage and Dutch Harbor. In this role Ruthie oversees fleet and plant support operations throughout Alaska, including crew travel, freighter offloads, product packaging, and freight.
Prior to joining Trident, Ruthie worked as HR manager at Pacific Stevedoring in Dutch Harbor. She also worked at Aleutian Spray Fisheries for 16 years, supporting the vessels in recruiting, logistics, and many other areas as an HR manager.
Ruthie moved to Alaska at a young age and spent over a decade living in Dutch Harbor. This unique opportunity gave her an appreciation of the beauty and complexity of the fishing industry. Throughout her career she has served as a vocal advocate for this essential workforce, helping people to develop and advance their careers. Ruthie is known for her strong work ethic, sense of accountability, friendliness, and the ability to connect with diverse cultures. Outside of work you can find her pursuing her sense of adventure; recent favorites include hiking, standup paddle boarding, “trying to surf,” and taking cold plunges in the beautiful waterfalls of Dutch Harbor.