Women in Construction 2022
March 10, 2022 at
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Women in Construction Podcast
Speaker: Jeanette Southwood
Advocating for industry improvements
Jeanette Southwood is vice-president (VP) of corporate affairs and strategic partnerships for Engineers Canada, a national organization that works on behalf of provincial and territorial associations to regulate the engineering industry and license its members.
In this episode, Canadian Consulting Engineer editor Peter Saunders speaks with Jeanette about her background in consulting engineering, the gender-based challenges that continue to this day and her organization’s ongoing efforts to increase the number of licensed women engineers across Canada.