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Women Roofers

Woman Roofer Profile: Tina Cordova

“I never expected that I would have a thirty-year career in the roofing industry” is a common phrase that resonates across the nation for women in roofing. It’s important to understand how women land in our industry and why both feet stick. For some of us, it was an unexpected opportunity. For others, it was a family business. For most of us, the roofing industry was a blessing we received at exactly the right time. “I [...]

2020-08-19T13:41:38-06:00By |

Families of Women in Roofing

Normally, when people think of the roofing or construction industries, they do not necessarily picture women as playing an essential part of those businesses.  And, while the stigma of being a woman in a “man’s industry” has started to wear off, most people would  not think of generations of women being in this industry.  When I first started working in commercial roofing I was pretty sure I would be surrounded by mostly men, and that was [...]

2020-06-11T05:20:50-06:00By |

Rooftop Renegade

The status quo wouldn’t prepare you for some of the amazing women we have right here in this group. During the late 80’s and 90’s, women began to break barriers in roofing. One woman who deserves the title of a rooftop renegade is Cindy Paquet of Jacksonville, Florida.  With a Bachelor’s degree in sports medicine from Stetson University, Cindy loved anything that would further her physical physique and challenge her body. Once a competitive body builder, [...]

2020-06-10T05:19:03-06:00By |

Meet the Women of Quality Roofing

Quality Roofing, Inc. was established in Florida in 1994 and is a third generation licensed and state certified roofing and GC firm. They are qualified in all phases of commercial and residential roofing along with providing new construction, residential projects, roof repairs and roof assessment management programs. Susan Jenkins is the Marketing Director of Quality Roofing, Inc. She has been married to Rick Jenkins, President/Owner, for 22 years. Susan was born and raised in Tampa and [...]

2018-08-27T07:27:45-06:00By |

NWIR Provides Sponsorship for The Women Roofers to Attend Girls Build Camp in Oregon

The goal of the trip was to learn about the program and establish a similar one in their impoverished community in North Carolina. Denver, Colorado (August 23, 2018) - National Women in Roofing (NWIR), a national organization focused on the empowerment of women within the roofing industry, announced that it provided funding for two members of the Women Roofers to attend a Girls Build camp this summer in Portland, Oregon. The Women Roofers of Rutherford County, [...]

2018-08-23T06:05:02-06:00By |
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