CWIT continues to be led by tradeswomen, who comprise the majority of members on our Board of Directors. As former program participants, tradeswomen, industry representatives, and professionals, we benefit from their vision, experience, talents and passionate commitment to women’s equity in the nontraditional workplace.
Chair: Sarah Stigler, Plumber, Local 130 University of Illinois at Chicago
Secretary: Sarah Joy Liles, Pipefitter, LU 597 Morrison Construction Co.
Treasurer: Eileen Pollard, Client Tax Services, Horwood Marcus & Berk Chartered
Japlan Allen, Iron Worker, Local 1
Pamyla Berryhill, Community and Citizenship Director Turner Construction Co.
Liliana Calderon, Bricklayer, Local 21 J & E Duff, Inc.
Vanessa Casillas, Bricklayer, Local 56
Lolita Hughes, Plumber, Local 130 City of Chicago
Latisa Kindred, Electrician, Local 134 Electrical Shop Instructor, Simeon Career Academy
Maurice King, Vice-President, IBEW Local 134 Assistant Director, IBEW -NECA Technical Institute
Jackie Townsend, Bricklayer, Local 74 Paul Simon Job Corps.
Elisa Wesche, Attorney Valentine Austriaco & Bueschel, P.C.
Jocelyn Woodards, Popular Education Community Engagement Coordinator AFL-CIO