Women of CalCIMA

Join CalCIMA for a webinar on Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

Understand the elements of diversity, equity and inclusion as a leadership skill. Walk away with tips that will help you understand the benefits of an inclusive workplace as a way to improve employee recruitment and retention.

Women of CalCIMA shirts available for purchase

Women of CalCIMA shirts are available for order! Reach out to Nicole Ross at nross@calcima.org to order.

About Women of CalCIMA

The Women of CalCIMA Committee is committed to working with CalCIMA staff to:
  • Celebrate diversity in the construction industry
  • Facilitating discussions about the tools that will support women in the industry
  • Bringing the women of CalCIMA together to provide professional development
  • Strengthening and empowering women who work in our industry
  • Mentorship and sponsoring for women in the industry
  • Be a forum where CalCIMA members can exchange ideas and support national programs like:
    • Women in Mining
    • Women of Asphalt
    • Women in Construction
    • Women in Concrete
The activities of the Committee shall be a member-driven function.

Any CalCIMA member is invited to join the Women of CalCIMA Committee and the California-CalCIMA Branch of Women of Asphalt.

Meet Women of CalCIMA Leadership​

 Juliet Jacobson - Co-Chair

Juliet Jacobson is a Plant Administrator for Granite Construction Company in Indio, CA, where she works with people in the construction industry to ensure the education, retention and promotion of women in materials and construction. Juliet holds two AA and one AS from Mt. San Jacinto College, a BA in Psychology from California State University, San Bernardino, and an MS in Accountancy from University of the Pacific. She has worked as a Professional Expert at MSJC, as a Certified Tax Preparer for H&R Block and in Medical Billing. She has 5 children and 7 grandchildren, and in her free time, she enjoys water activities, dancing and motorcycle riding.

Contact Juliet.
Talia Flagan - Co-Chair

Talia Flagan is the District Production Manager for Martin Marietta, facilitating production and operational excellence across Southern California. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Geological Engineering from Montana Tech and an MBA from Boise State University. Talia has 16 years in the Construction Materials industry holding positions across the United States in multiple business lines and technical role. She enjoys promoting the industry to stakeholders across the spectrum and looks forward to encouraging more women to join.

Contact Talia.
Jaymi Fridley - Vice Chair

Jaymi Fridley is a Sales Development Specialist for Master Builders Solutions, helping local and regional customers achieve their goals through value-added solutions. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Concrete Industry Management from California State University, Chico. She currently sits on the Executive Committee for the Chico State Concrete Industry Management Patrons Group, focusing on Alumni and student development. Jaymi also served as President for the Northern California-Western Nevada ACI Chapter during the 2021-2022 term. With 9+ years of concrete industry experience and a family background in the business, she brings passion and dedication to the industry.

Contact Jaymi.