E20: Welcome to the Women in Nontraditional Careers (WINC) Project
In this episode of Real Talk about Real Trends in Workforce our guests will introduce Today’s Rosie, a new podcast that will discuss the origins of the Women in Nontraditional Careers (WINC) project in the Philadelphia region and what the benefits are for women who pursue these careers.
Nicole Fuller is a founding member of Women in Nontraditional Careers and will discuss why this work is her passion. Nicole started her career as a tradeswoman and is a long-time advocate for workers. She is now the Executive Director of PhilaPOSH, the occupational safety, and health advocacy organization, and serves on the WINC Steering Committee. Nicole also co-chairs the WINC Outreach and Education Team with interviewer Miya McAfee. Miya is a Youth Representative at Philadelphia Works who works to create career pathway programs for young people in Philadelphia’s high schools and career and technical education programs.
Philadelphia, PA, USA, December 11, 2019
Philly tradeswomen meet up to discuss ways to increase the participation of women in construction, manufacturing, transit, and other male-dominated careers.