She's an environmental engineer at CalPortland, the largest building materials company on the west coast of the United States, a driving force for diversity in the workplace and a diligent mentor, seeking to inspire and encourage young women to consider working the mining and construction industry – meet Desirea Haggard.
Last week, the President released his long-awaited infrastructure plan, entitled a "Legislative Outline for Rebuilding Infrastructure in America" designed to stimulate at least $1.5 trillion in new investment over the next 10 years, shorten the process for approving projects to 2 years or less, address unmet rural infrastructure needs, empower State and local authorities, and train the American workforce for the future. Read the Plan.
To our members and all those who work in the construction materials sector. Thank you for all you do to keep the Golden State great!