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


2019 PWB Scholarship Award

The Professional Women in Building Council is now accepting applications for the 2019-2020 School Year. Please print out the following application, following the instructions to apply. This scholarship is open to current high school students AND college students. 

Scholarship Application

2018 Scholarship Recipient Katherin Juhola with PWB Members Karen Carroll, Krissy Main, Jackie Martin, Tonia Lintula and Jessica LaFave.

2018 Scholarship Recipient Katie Juhola with PWB Members Karen Carroll, Krissy Main, Jackie Martin, Tonia Lintula and Jessica LaFave.


Officers

President

Jessica LaFave, UPGC

Vice President

Jackie Martin, Barrier Free Store

Secretary

Krissy Main, The Window Store

Treasurer

Tonia Lintula, Trudell Plumbing and Heating

Members

  • Jackie Martin – The Barrier Free Store
  • Heidi Blanck - NMU
  • Erin Swadley - Swadley Development
  • Laura Swadley - Swadley Development
  • Carol Quandt – 41 Lumber
  • Karen Carroll – United Rentals
  • Krissy Main – The Window Store
  • Tonia Lintula -  Trudell Plumbing and Heating
  • Lori Witting - Witting Contracting
  • Jessica LaFave - UP General Contracting
  • Mallory Jayne - MI Tech Student Member
  • Jan Dobson - Semco
  • Heidi Jaykka - Semco


The PWB was the HBA’s 2016 and 2018 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!