Celebrating International Women in Engineering Day

Posted By: Kelly Veit ACEC WI News ,
June 23rd is International Women in Engineering Day

Today, we celebrate the women who have made a difference in engineering and ACEC Wisconsin. June 23rd is International Women in Engineering Day. Today, we celebrate the women who have made a difference in engineering and ACEC Wisconsin. 

Representation Matters

An SWE blog cites that since 1982, women have earned almost 10 million more college degrees than men; however, only 15% of engineers are women. It is our hope engineering and STEM fields will continue to achieve more diverse representation.

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Pictured (left to right and top to bottom):
  • Tia McCarthy, PE, 2022 ACEC Wisconsin Young Professional of the Year
  • Jessica Splittgerber, PE; Leadership Institute Class of 2022
  • Laura Schroeder, PE, PTOE, RSP; Leadership Institute Class of 2022
  • Ashley Pridemore, PE; Leadership Institute Class of 2022
  • Emily Micolichek, PE; Leadership Institute Class of 2022
  • Julie Chapman, PE; Leadership Institute Class of 2022
  • Kim Lobdell, PE, 2022 Nominating Committee Chair & Past Board Chair
  • Tonia Westphal, PE, LEED AP; Board of Directors