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Professional Women in Building Conference

Date: Thursday, October 4, 2018 - 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Venue: Glendale Country Club Bellevue, WA     Get Directions
Your Price: $0.00

$75 for PWB members
$85 for MBAKS members
$95 for nonmembers

Professional Women in Building Conference: Think Big—the Sky Is the Limit

For more than ten years, the Professional Women in Building Council (PWB) has recognized, honored, and supported women in the construction trades, opening new pathways toward continued innovation. Please attend our annual conference and help us celebrate over a decade of making a difference in our communities, with countless educational, networking, and mentorship opportunities.

Featuring Speakers

Denise Gabel

Denise Gabel

COO, NW Credit Union Association and ED, NW Credit Union Foundation

Denise Gabel—The Denise—is an author, speaker, executive, emcee, and coach who is passionate about people and possibilities. She is a connector and a change agent. A lifelong learner, she has been named a Woman to Watch. She is a graduate of Eastern Washington University and Harvard Business School’s Women’s Leadership Forum, as well as a member of the Berkeley Innovation Forum at the University of California Berkeley Haas School of Business. Denise also served as the Chief Innovation Officer at the Filene Research Institute, leading the prestigious i3 innovation program throughout the U.S. and Canada.

Heide Stefanyshyn-Piper

Heide Stefanyshyn-Piper

Captain, U.S. Navy, Retired

Captain Piper was born and raised in St. Paul, Minnesota. She attended MIT on a Navy ROTC scholarship, earning a BS and MS in Mechanical Engineering. She served in the Navy for 30 years; as an Engineering Duty Officer, she served at various ship repair facilities and on maintenance staffs. She is an experienced Navy diving and salvage officer. Selected as an astronaut by NASA, she is a veteran of two space flights, logging over 27 days and 15 hours in space. She has completed five space walks, totaling 33 hours and 42 minutes of Extra-Vehicular Activity (EVA). She and her husband currently reside in Oak Harbor, Washington.

A Special Thanks to Our Sponsors

Presenting Sponsor

Cyneburg Scapes

Display Sponsors

AAA KARTAK Glass & Closet Inc.
Approach Management Services
Mighty Energy Solutions
NW Gift Company
Willis Supply Co.

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