Thank you to everyone who came to our sold out 2022 WOMEN IN CONSTRUCTION event. Presented by The Santa Barbara Contractors Association and American Institute of Architects (AIA) Santa Barbara. Sponsored by: CommUnify, Armstrong Associates, Consolidated Overhead Door & Gate, and Hayward Lumber. Thank you sponsors for your support!

What a night! We had such a great time. It was wonderful to see so many long time colleagues, friends, and new faces. Thank you to our amazing panel for sharing their stories, advice and expertise. Christi Clayton. President of Projects General Construction, Ashley Farrell – Owner of Ashley Farrell Design, Serena McClintick, AIA – Architect & Director at Harrison Design, Santa Barbara Office, and Christine Pierron, AIA – Architect & Partner at Cearnal Collective.

Congratulations to our member nominated award recipient for the 2022 Woman In Construction Award – Christi Clayton! We enjoyed hearing you during the panel and your heartfelt, humbling acceptance speech. You are an inspiration to all of us and we are thrilled to have you as a member of our association.

Thank you to our SBCA President Sharon Fritz, of Action Roofing & Action Energy, for introducing the night and Karen Feeney, our 2021 Award Recipient and recently retired from an amazing career in the construction world, for sharing and presenting our winner. Thank you to the CommUnify team for sharing more about your organization and all of the great things you are doing for our community.

Thank you to the incredible venue and vendors for helping us! Pali Wine Co. for using their Wine Garden, fabulous service, and delicious wine. Yummy small bites from Chef Kim from Chez Vous and charcuterie from Charcuter’Dee and Fromagerie. Sound from Gavin Roy Presents.

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We look forward to seeing you next year!

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