About Sacred Shine
A Tlingit & Haida Company
Sacred Shine Auto Detailing is owned and operated by Tlingit & Haida as part of its tribal business enterprise group. Tlingit & Haida is a sovereign tribal government representing over 30,000 Tlingit and Haida Indians worldwide and provides a variety of programs and services to its tribal members.
Other businesses operated by Tlingit & Haida include:
Meet Our Shiners
Dedicated to Keeping Your Vehicle Fresh & Clean!
Lead Shine master
Has been with Sacred Shine since its grand opening in 2018 after successfully completing the Tlingit & Haida’s Employment & Training program. “Cal” as his friends and colleagues call him, currently leads the team as the head Shine Master! With more than ten years’ experience in auto detailing, Cal enjoys training and mentoring others who also have a desire to learn the trade. “I’m so glad to be a part of Sacred Shine,” shared Calvin. “I am looking forward to seeing the business continue to grow and add more services.” Calvin was born in Ketchikan, Alaska and is the son of Jack Olsen and Anita Nathan of Hydaburg. He is a Tribal citizen of the Eagle moiety and the Double Headed Eagle Brown Bear clan.
Recently joined the Sacred Shine team as it’s newest Shine Expert! A self-proclaimed car enthusiast, Glenn has always wanted to learn professional auto detailing. Born and raised in Juneau, prior to joining Sacred Shine, Glenn worked in a variety of positions in customer service, transportation, and in the fishing industry. As a jack-of-all trades, he is happy to be a part of the Sacred Shine team. “I love making cars look great,” said Glenn. “It’s an awesome feeling to be able to transform a car so that they look and feel new!” Glenn is a member of the Sarabia family and is a Tribal citizen from the Raven-Woodworm clan.
Chad joined Sacred Shine through Tlingit & Haida’s 477 Division work experience program and has since been hired on as a full time Shine Expert! “I love the expression a customer has when they see their newly cleaned and detailed car for the first time,” shared Chad. “It makes me feel so happy to hear a customer say, ‘it looks so good I don’t want to drive it!” Born in Ketchikan and raised in Metlakatla, Chad relocated to Juneau in 2005 with his family. Previously, before joining Sacred Shine, he worked in several positions in tourism and the hospitality industry. Chad is Tsimshian and Tlingit of the Raven-Frog clan.