Professional Women in Building  HBA Upper Peninsula

Professional Women in Building

NAHB Professional Women in Building is the premier professional organization that provides strategies and solutions for professional women in the building industry. PWB provides women in the building industry with the professional advantage necessary to succeed and excel and gives women who are members of our council many opportunities for leadership at the regional and national levels. It provides networking and educational opportunities, legislative awareness and outreach, and professional and personal development. PWB is not gender specific and men are welcome to join as well. “WE WANT YOU TO JOIN US”

Member Application


2017 PWB Scholarship Award

The Professional Women in Building Council is now accepting applications for the 2017-2018 School Year. Please print out the following application, following the instructions to apply.

Scholarship Application

Scholarship Recipient Alexandria Johnson with PWB Vice President Laura Swadley

Scholarship Recipient Alexandria Johnson with PWB Vice President Laura Swadley


Officers

President

Heidi Blanck, NMU

Vice President

Laura Swadley, Swadley Development

Secretary

Erin Swadley, Swadley Development

Members

  • Geri Nelson  – DTE Energy
  • Jackie Martin – The Barrier Free Store
  • Carol Quandt – 41 Lumber
  • Karen Carroll – United Rentals
  • Krissy Main – The Window Store
  • Diane Kytta – Karls Custom Homes
  • Sophie Park – NMU Student Member
  • Suzette LaCasse – NMU Student Member

Alexandria Johnson with PWB member Geri Nelson at the 2016 HBA General Membership Meeting

Alexandria Johnson with PWB member Geri Nelson at the 2016 HBA General Membership Meeting


Stuff the Bus

In conjunction with the Holiday Inn, ladies from the Professional Women in Building Council collected school supplies for children in need.

Silent Auction

The PWB ladies raised money at the HBA Forum in January for their 2017 Scholarship Fund! Thank you to the businesses who donated:

HBA of the UP, Swick, DTE Energy, Getz’s, The Landmark Inn, Select Realty – Andi Goriesky, The Barrier Free Store, The Window Store, Swadley Developement


The PWB was the HBA’s 2016 charity pick for the UP Builders Show! Below left to right for the check presentation: HBA past Board Member Mike Hill, HBA Immediate Past President Josh Bal and PWB Secretary Erin Swadley.

The PWB was the HBA’s 2016 charity pick for the UP Builders Show!