COUNCILS & COMMITTEES

“You get out of it what you put into it” is a truism that especially applies to the Master Builders Association. Membership offers many paths for members to do business with other members.

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Professional Women In Building Council

Our Mission

The Professional Women in Building Council (PWB) advocates for, supports, and inspires women in the building industry by providing opportunities for both professional and personal development, as well as engagement of our members.

Strengthening the Voice of Women

The Professional Women in Building Council of the Master Builders Association supports, connects, and inspires women to collaborate by providing networking events, professional development opportunities, and unique ways to give back to the community. How do we accomplish this?

  • By acknowledging women and their achievements in the building industry
  • Providing resources and training opportunities to help women achieve financial independence
  • Educating the public on the value of women working in the building industry
  • Building coalitions to strengthen the voice of women within the industry

Benefits of joining Professional Women in Building

  • Discounts on PWB event registrations
  • Free Building Women magazine subscription
  • Free listing in the National Association of Homebuilders Membership Directory
  • Eligibility for awards, continuing education grants, and travel grants
  • Networking and social events throughout the year
  • Opportunity to mentor future women leaders in the construction industry

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Recurring Events

Annual Professional Women in Building Conference

Live. Learn. Lead. For more than a decade, PWB has recognized, honored, and supported women in the construction trades and has opened up new pathways towards continued innovation. Celebrate a future defined by leading the way at our annual conference.

Monthly Shaken, Not Stirred Happy Hours

Join us for our popular happy hour event the first Tuesday of every month at Bonefish Grill in Bothell.

Quarterly Leadership Luncheons

Lunch and learn. And lead. And love it. What are you doing for lunch? Learn how to be a better leader, make stronger connections, and learn from topical speakers the things you need to know.

Annual Holiday Soirée

Celebrate the season in style! Enjoy an evening full of fun, food, and holiday spirit, along with great conversation in the festive ambiance of a chic Puget Sound area locale. You’ll want to be front and center as we announce the Sandy McAdams Woman of the Year award.

Steering Committee Meetings

The PWB Steering Committee meets immediately after PWB luncheon events and on an as-needed basis.

Check the calendar for details.

2018 PWB Leadership

Luellen Smith, Rhino Wine Cellars & Cooling Systems, PWB Council Chair

Staff Liaison

Kory Sauve, Membership Councils Manager
ksauve@mbaks.com

Upcoming Events and Meetings

Tuesday
Jan 8

Shaken, Not Stirred

But you can order your drink however you like.
Tuesday
Feb 5

Shaken, Not Stirred

But you can order your drink however you like.
Tuesday
Feb 12
Tuesday
Mar 5

Shaken, Not Stirred

But you can order your drink however you like.
Tuesday
Apr 2

Shaken, Not Stirred

But you can order your drink however you like.
Tuesday
May 7

Shaken, Not Stirred

But you can order your drink however you like.