The NWiR Tennessee Council hosted a lunch and learn for members to learn more about roof safety. Kelsey Unland, with Meridian Safety, presented her experience being a safety auditor in the roofing industry. Our members walked away with knowledge of how to engage with OSHA and how to keep their job sites safe. Thank you to Counterpoint Legal for sponsoring lunch!
18 council members represented the NWiR Tennessee Council at NWIR Day in Dallas! Several were first-time attendees and one of our very own, Brittany Taylor was awarded the N.E.W.S Scholarship. We even had a few of our members host breakout sessions! We are so proud of each and every one of our members for being one of the best in the industry!
Yes, sir! She's in Roofing! For our February NWiR Tennessee council meeting, we celebrated the launch of a new brand "She's In Roofing." Additionally with a reflection of how valuable women are to the industry and an apparel fashion show. "She's In Roofing" is an incredible brand dedicated to empowering and supporting women in the roofing trade. The brand was founded by member, Liz Garza. This conversation helps women to overcome self-doubt and encourage each other [...]
The NWiR Tennessee Council kicked off 2023 by hosting a lunch and learn led by a fellow NWiR member. Mandy McIntyre presented eye-opening statistics about mental health in the roofing industry. The council learned how to address their team members that may be struggling and how to listen to employees more effectively for signs. The Tennessee Council is now aware of the importance of mental health in our industry and is ready to flatten the curve! [...]
The NWiR Tennessee Council is getting ready for the holiday season! Members spent time building, painting, and networking at Board and Brush in Nashville, TN. Thank you to our dinner sponsors SRS and Rackley Roofing! Keep an eye out for upcoming events! Happy Holidays!
The NWiR Tennessee Council enjoyed a lunch and learn hosted by Rackley Roofing. Speaker, Roger White, advised our council on leadership and how to become a better YOU! After a short PowerPoint presentation, the council took time to create their own "house" to better understand our foundation and what it takes to become an effective leader.
Tennessee Council members enjoyed an education-packed luncheon held by Nashville Icon, Demetria Kaladimos! Demetria focused on her experience in her past career and how to defeat gender discrimination. Thank you to our lunch sponsor OWENS CORNING! Keep an eye out for our September Newsletter!
The NWiR Tennessee Council is kicking off monthly meetings with business and bowling. We enjoyed bowling, laughter, and networking at Pinewood Social on July 20, 2022. We introduced our new Chair, Megan Malone, and co-chair, Kim Schwind. During this meeting, we also met new members looking to join our group within the next few weeks! We are looking forward to our educational event in August. Keep a lookout for updates. YOU DON'T WANT TO MISS THIS!
Our Tennessee Council member, Vanessa Williams, has been promoted to Director of Brand at Rackley Roofing Company in Carthage, TN. She has joined a leadership seat in the company and is excelling tremendously in the industry. She currently sits on the mentorship committee at the national level. Her drive for learning has been inspiring for everyone in the TN Council and beyond. She is a great asset to NWiR and the Rackley Roofing teams.
Thank you to everyone that attended our 2nd quarter Lunch & Learn! We had a great time learning TPO applications from Johns Manville at Rackley Roofing's Training Facility. Keep your eye out for details regarding our next event in July: a deep-dive into "An Overachiever's Guide to Breaking the Rules: How to Let Go of Perfect and Live Your Truth"