Tradeswoman Prairie

Lacey Frigon

Introducing Lacey Frigon, a highly skilled Red Seal Journeyperson in the Collision Repair/Auto Body trade. She is passionate about transforming damaged vehicles into certified, road-worthy masterpieces.

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Jill Boyce - OAWA
Tradeswoman Prairie

Jill Boyce

Meet Jill Boyce, the groundbreaking construction Project Manager, who defiled traditional paths. Her journey into the trades started unexpectedly, discovering a passion for physical labour while working part-time in a glass distribution company.

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Tradeswoman Prairie

Jessica Patrick – OAWA SK Trades Person

Meet Jessica Patrick! Being part of the trades has been a way of life for her. At a young age in her Papa’s heavy duty mechanics and welding shop, Jessica Patrick’s trades journey began.

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Tradeswoman AB

Emma Pollard – Journeyman Scaffolder

Emma Pollard is a Journeyman Scaffolder by trade and the Project Director for The Office to Advance Women Apprentices Alberta. Emma believes the Office will bring diversity to the workforce for employers while creating equal opportunities for women across Alberta.

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Amanda Rees OAWA NL
Tradeswoman NL, Tradeswoman Stories

Trailblazer Award Amanda Rees

Amanda Rees has blazed a trail in so many ways and we’re so proud she’s been awarded this year’s Trailblazer Award winner. Read her story and discover how she’s shaping the world of trades for women in Newfoundland and Labrador.

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Vanessa Miller in Mosaic Pond Pumphouse
Tradeswoman Prairie, Tradeswoman Stories

SK Trades Person Vanessa Miller

Vanessa Miller is a perfect example of how to go from start to success! Read about her journey and get in touch with her to discover your new career path.

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Ashton Weibel at Tire Machine
Tradeswoman PE, Tradeswoman Stories

PEI Tradesperson Ashton Weibel

From baking to fixing … engines! Ashton Weibel found her calling and changed her career path. You can too. Read Ashton’s story and find out how the office can help you discover your perfect place.

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Tiana Bird |OAWA MB
Tradeswoman Prairie, Tradeswoman Stories

Filling the Need for Local Tradespeople

Tiana Bird wants to help people in her community and her journey to become a Red Seal plumber is just the beginning. Read her story and start on your own path!

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Maggie Budden OAWA NS
Tradeswoman NS, Tradeswoman Stories

A Change is Gonna Come

Meet Maggie Budden the coordinator of the Cape Breton Office to Advance Women Apprentices. She will help women find resources and success in the skilled trades.

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