2021 Blue-Collar Gala, Auction, & Industry Awards

Thank you for Building With Us!

We can't say thank you enough for how STRONG you showed up to Build With Us!

Your dedication to ensuring the successes of women in the trades, means we are getting closer and closer to making an ideal future a reality. From creating a more diverse and equitable workforce that meets industry demand, to setting a new standard for safe job-sites free of harassment, bullying, and hazing.



Silent Auction

Thank you for Bidding With Us!

In-person pickups for auction item winners happens:

Wednesday, October 27 - Friday, October 29:  11:00 am - 6:00 pm
At Oregon Tradeswomen
454 SE 187th Ave
Portland OR 97233


Questions about the Silent Auction? Please contact:

Casey Lay, Development and Events Coordinator  |  503.335.8200 x 128


2019 Tradeswoman Storyteller, Ana Bradley


Industry Awards

Congratulations to this year's Woman on the Rise, Wanda Hall Legacy Award, and Equity Champion Honorees!

Thank you to everyone who nominated someone extraordinary for Oregon Tradeswomen's 2021 Industry Awards!


2021 Equity Champion Honoree

Amy James Neel
Workforce and Contracting Equity Manager, Portland Community College

2021 Woman on the Rise Award Honorees

Korri Bus
SMART Local 16
Nominated by Carly Rush, SMART Local 16 and Safety Coordinator at Alliant Systems LLC

Ash Jimenez
GC and Maintenance Manager at Living Room Rentals
Nominated by Coty Thurman, Vice President & Managing Principal Broker and Janelle Grizzard, Leasing Coordinator, Property Management, at Living Room Realty

Liz Nichols
Cement Masons, Local 555
Nominated by Kathryn Stilwell

Laura Pastore
IBEW Local 48
Nominated by Kennitha Wade, IBEW Local 48 and Union Sister

2021 Wanda Hall Legacy Award Honorees

Donna Hammond
Business Representative., IBEW Local 48
Nominated by Kennitha Wade, IBEW Local 48 and Union Sister

Cecelia Pinkal
ILWU Local 8
Nominated by Kaimana LoBue, ILWU Local 8 and Union Sister



Thank you for your commitment to ensuring access, equity, and opportunity for women and BIPOC in our construction industry. Sponsorship offers you visibility and recognition opportunities and is an investment in Oregon Tradeswomen's work to build a diverse, skilled workforce.

Questions about Sponsorship? Please contact:

Lisa Palermo, Development Director  |  503.335.8200 x 138

Event Sponsorship

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