The Greater Omaha Chapter hosted the Midwest Region's Spring Forum April 27-29th at the Embassy Suites Old Market. This educational conference drew over 100 attendees with all Chapters in the Midwest Region represented. NAWIC's National President, Connie Liepard, was in attendance as well as National Secretary, Anne Pfleger. A "Welcome to Omaha" was presented on Saturday by Omaha City Council Representative, Aimee Melton. Our chapter was the proud recipient of two regional awards at the conference, "Best Web Site" and the "Support, Encourage, Grow" Award which recognized the chapter that best embodied the values of the region. Thank you and congratulations to Forum Chair, Sarah Tufly and Midwest Region Director, Vickie Nickel for a wildly successful event!
NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF WOMEN IN CONSTRUCTION
Greater Omaha Chapter No. 116
President - Karli Meisinger
Vice President - Sarah Tufly
Secretary - Tonia Kinish
Treasurer - Ashley Meirose
Board of Directors
Our chapter was honored in 2017 with two Midwest Region awards.
We received the "Support - Encourage - Grow Award" in recognition of our embodiment of NAWIC's Big Audacious Goal to influence the direction of the construction industry and enhancing the success of women in the construction industry.
We also received an award from the Regional PR/Marketing committee for "Excellence on the Internet". We are very proud of both of these accomplishments.
We are offering shirts, bracelets, and safety gear to show your NAWIC pride!
Our chapter won the award for "Outstanding Website" from among all 124 national chapters. Chapter 116 President, Karli Meisinger, was on hand to receive the award at NAWIC's Annual Meeting and Education Conference in Anaheim, CA. The award was presented by National President, Connie Liepard, and National PR/Marketing Chair Laurie Jimenez.
In 2017 we also received regional awards for "Excellence on the Internet" and the "Support -- Encourage - Grow" award. We are very proud of all of these accomplishments.