SoCal – Member of the Month
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If there is a WiOPS member that you think deserves recognition and would like to see them featured as our Member of the Month (MotM) please let us know!
Our WiOPS Member of the Month for October 2019 is Casey Calcagnie. She currently works at Pan-Pacific Mechanical and knew from a young age that she would end up in the construction industry.
Our WiOPS Member of the Month for September 2019 is Alexa Rizeq! She works for PCL Construction Services, Inc. and is currently on their Destination Crenshaw project.
Our WiOPS Member of the Month for August 2019 is Alana Bianes who now works at ACCO Engineered Systems.
Our WiOPS Member of the Month for July 2019 is Shakenia Hall-Williams. She is a Project Engineer at McCarthy Building Companies and is also involved in many other industry organizations including McCarthy Partnership for Women and ACE Mentorship.
Our WiOPS Member of the Month for June 2019 is Preeti D’Souza. Preeti is currently a Program Manager at TELACU Construction Management, where she has been for over 10 years.
Our WiOPS Member of the Month for May 2019 is Deisi Lopez! Deisi is a project engineer for Hensel Phelps and is currently working on a UCSD housing project.
Our WiOPS Member of the Month for April 2019 is Christy Garcia. She is a project engineer for Dynalectric, where she has worked since interning there during college.
Our March 2019 Member of the Month is Kimberly Young! Kimberly works at HILTI, and has been there for 13 years.
Our February 2019 Member of the Month is Andrea Umali! Andreais is a project engineer for McCarthy Building Companies.
Our January 2019 Member of the Month is Kim Grant! Kim is a Project Executive at Hathaway Dinwiddie and has over 30 years of experience in the industry.
Meet Karina Eshilian. She works at Performance Contracting, Inc.
Meet Pam Pancoast, a Senior Project Manager/Estimator at Martin Bros.
Meet Lisa Lazaruk an executive administrator at Karcher Firestopping & Karcher Insulation
Meet Mary Cox of Sharpe Interior Systems!
Meet Megan Fairley of McCarthy Building Companies.
Meet Michelle Garcia of Hensel Phelps.
Meet Jacqueline N. Reed, who works at Clark Construction.
Meet Chantal Contreras who has had an admiration for construction since she was little!
Our April 2018 Member of the Month is Katherine Christian. Katherine is a project engineer for DPR Construction and is currently working on the Kaiser West LA Campus.
Our March 2018 Member of the Month is Whitney Craig. Whitney works at Otis Elevator and has been in the elevator industry for 8 years.
Our February 2018 WiOPS Member of the Month is Summer Reese.
Our first WiOPS Member of the Month for 2018 is Molly Skinner. She has worked at KPFF Consulting Engineers for the last 17 years. She’s a licensed structural & civil engineer in California. She works as Structural Engineer and Associate in the KPFF Irvine...
Our WiOPS Member of the Month for November 2017 is Emily Medley. She grew up in Missouri and gained an appreciation for construction working with her dad on their historic house, which was her childhood home. She’s a part of the Hensel Phelps team and has 3 years’...
Our WiOPS Member of the Month for October 2017 is Leah Wimberly. She is an estimator, as well as a project manager, at Pacific Wall Systems. She has nearly 10 years’ experience in the construction industry. Her favorite things about construction are “being able to see...
Our WiOPS Member of the Month for September 2017 is Mary Ann Iglesias. She is a senior project manager at Mission Landscape Architecture. She has 28 years of experience in the industry. She describes that in construction “there is always something new to work on – and...
Our WiOPS Member of the Month for August 2017 is Yolanda Spedden. She works at J&M Concrete Contractors and says that she loves the opportunities for creative, beautiful designs that can be achieved with concrete. Her coworkers would describe her as social, a team...
Our WiOPS Member of the Month for July 2017 is Brianna Halfhide. She is a project manager at Lendlease. Brianna has around 7 years in the industry, including part time internships during college. She is involved with various construction groups including Bluebeam Beta...
This month we recognize Janeen Oliver of Catalina Pacific, a CalPortland Company, as WiOPS’ June 2017 Member of the Month! Janeen is a Sr. Ready Mix Sales Representative. When asked how long she’s been in the industry she exclaims “12 officially, though I grew up...
This month we recognize Stephanie Monsen of McCarthy Building Companies, Inc. as WiOPS’ May 2017 Member of the Month! Stephanie has been in the industry for 15 years. She spent 2 years, while in college, with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and the other 13 with...
Our April Member of the Month is Ashley Davitt. She is coming up on her 13th year in the construction industry, and is now a Senior Engineer at ACCO Engineered Systems. One of her favorite things about construction is seeing the finished project. As an engineer,...
This month we recognize Erin Lawless of ISEC, Inc. as WiOPS’ first Member of the Month! To find out more about our first MotM,