Tradeswomen Committee

To provide connection, resources, and support to all Association members who identify as a tradeswoman.

Two women looking at a blueprint

Committee Mission: To encourage, empower and support women in the construction trades to feel more confident in their roles by providing educational resources for challenges and opportunities specific to women in the field. It is also the goal of this committee to help tradeswomen feel more included and supported from other women within the industry by holding webinars, virtual informal social gatherings, and in-person events at conferences

Contact Us

Committee chair: Erica Braxton | Committee co-chair: Allison “Ally” Jencson

Meeting times

Zoom meetings held on the FIRST THURSDAY of the month at 2:30 p.m. Pacific Time (3:30 p.m. Mountain Time / 4:30 p.m. Central Time / 5:30 p.m. Eastern Time)

Meeting Highlights

  • January – Goal Setting and Time Management
  • March – WIC Week Panel Tradeswomen Leadership Panel
  • May – Motherhood & The Trades
  • June – Safety Discussion with EHS, Inc.
  • July, August, and December – No meetings (peak season & holidays)

2023 – 2024 Upcoming Webinar Topics

  • Mental Health / Suicide Awareness
  • Sanitation (OSHA Requirements)
  • Hi-Vis is NOT pink – safety wear and proper fitting PPE
  • Hydration and Working as a Woman in Construction
  • Clothing for Women in Trades – must have’s and where to get them
  • Budgeting for beginners
  • Juggling life when you’re working a lot of hours
  • Leadership & Mentoring

We Want To Hear from You!

Email topic ideas, pain points, or speakers we can highlight during our sessions

Share the public meetings with your network (recruit new members)

Participate in a meeting or watch the recording so you can accurately share what we are about with others

All recorded webinars are available on the National Website