Recorded Webinar: Women in Water & Power: Working on the Frontlines

Career Stories

Calling all women (and women supporters) who want to feel empowered in the water, wastewater and power industries! Join us if you are interested in pursuing these amazing careers. This very special one hour webinar discussion features four woman who work on the frontlines of California water.

We’re also celebrating these amazing water professionals and all of California’s water pros during Water Professionals Week, October 3-11.

Are the water and power sectors welcoming and supportive of women? Are there opportunities to advance? How do I get into these careers, and where do I start? Is it safe? Do you get dirty? Join us and find out!

About the panelists

Host
Michelle Reimers
General Manager
Turlock Irrigation District

Panelists
Christy Dray
Manager, Substation
Maintenance, SMUD

Rochelle Verspui
Wastewater Plant Operator II
EBMUD

Maureen Wagner
Operator Grade III
Water Utilities Department
City of Oceanside

Introducer
Pamela Murawski
Education Programs
Coordinator, Sacramento State, Office of Water Programs

This webinar is part of a series to celebrate California Water Professionals Week 2020 (#ThankWaterPros).

The series is supported by ACWA, AWWEE, BAYWORK, CA-NV AWWA and CWEA.