What is your current role?
Director of Marketing & Communications
Why did you decide to be on the WICS advisory council?
I want to be a part of the WICS journey and help shape the program and see women get elevated in our company
What is the biggest change you would like to see come out of the WICS effort/initiative? I want to see more opportunities for women and more women in leadership roles
What would you tell someone if they were interested in supporting this effort? How can they help?
Raise your hand to participate and be active in the committee.
What's your favorite part of your job?
Every day is different and I get to interact with so many people in the company on all levels. I love helping people and giving them a great product to make their jobs easier.
What advice would you give someone starting out in this industry?
Don't take anything personally. Learn from everyone and every situation you face. Be inquisitive and always find ways to sharpen your skills.
What is the biggest change you have seen in the construction industry since you started?
The use of technology overall both in the field and office.
Who inspires you and why?
My parents are my biggest inspiration. As an immigrant to this country, I saw what they sacrificed and the hardships we went through as a family to make their dreams come true.
What’s the best career advice you ever received?
To always surround yourself with people smarter than you
What (work related thing) keeps you up at night?
When we have several projects going on at the same time, keeping the deadlines and making sure the people we support are happy and satisfied with our work
I owned a health food store prior to joining Limbach.