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How an Engineer Got Into Roofing: Rachel Wrobel After Hours Profile

“Some people come into our lives and quickly go. Some stay for a while, leave footprints on our hearts, and we are never, ever the same.” ― Flavia Weedn Four years ago, Rachel Wrobel began searching for a career closer to home, and roofing chose her to her surprise.  Her background was in engineering, not roofing, so the commercial roofing industry was not at all on her radar.  “I found Tremco Roofing & Building Maintenance through [...]

2020-09-25T13:14:07-06:00By |

CEO Profile: Stephanie Haigh, ComfortEagle

Life is truly unpredictable, and for those of us who just “fell into roofing” (myself included)  it’s a crazy ride. When Stephanie Haigh started working, she was on a completely different path. After graduating college, Stephanie worked in finance for a while before landing a position with a major engineering firm. She enjoyed the work, but was restless sitting at a desk, surrounded by project managers that had opportunities to travel and do amazing work.  It [...]

2020-09-09T07:05:40-06:00By |

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 |

Versico Celebrates Women In Roofing: Emma Nealy

Name: Emma Nealy Current Position: Marketing Manager at Versico Roofing Systems  How many years have you been in the roofing industry? Almost 8 years Can you tell us about your career path and what led you to the roofing industry?  I spent my summers throughout college working for the Department of Agriculture at the Farm Show Complex and although it wasn’t within the roofing industry, I really enjoyed the people that I worked with and came [...]

2020-08-16T10:56:48-06:00By |

Chelsey Line – Writer Profile

Growing up as the daughter of a small-town residential roofer in Saxonburg, PA, Chelsey Line has always had a passion for the roofing industry and the hard-working people that it encompasses. She watched her father build a roofing business from the ground up and is excited to work in the industry that’s been in her family for generations. Chelsey graduated from Slippery Rock University with a degree in Professional Studies and an emphasis in Community Recreation. [...]

2020-08-16T10:57:35-06:00By |

Sandy Beauchesne – Writer Profile

Sandy Beauchesne has worked in the construction industry for 10+ years, gaining experience in Vancouver BC Canada, New Orleans Louisiana and Dallas Texas. She also worked on the client-side in commercial property management for 15+ years. As a seasoned Client Service & Operations Manager, she is passionate about providing an exceptional experience for clients from initial point of contact to completion of the project. Working with the team at Paramount Waterproofing Solutions she ensures projects are [...]

2020-08-16T10:58:05-06:00By |

Michelle Elko – Writer Profile

Michelle Elko is a mother of two who lives in Nassau Bay, TX with her fiancé Paul. Together they have three kids, three dogs, and a kitten. She graduated from college in 2000 from nursing school and worked as an LVN. In 2005, Hurricane Rita hit. It was then she decided to change careers after helping with a remodeling job. She came across an opportunity to learn how to spray polyurethane foam. She fell in love [...]

2020-08-16T11:01:04-06:00By |

Jess Cress – Writer Profile

Jess Cress is currently the Special Projects and IT Social Media Specialist at Bone Dry Roofing Company in the beautiful Athens, Georgia. Owner Chad Collins says, “Jess is a tremendous asset to our organization and always pours 100% of herself into her work. Her passion for the roofing industry shows in everything she does. Not only does Jess represent our organization and our industry extremely well, but she is also a walking testimony to the limitless [...]

2020-08-16T11:06:38-06:00By |

Project Profile: Mercedes Benz Superdome

Project Profile: Mercedes Benz Superdome, One Sugar Bowl Drive, New Orleans Scope of Work: Repairing and recoating the New Orleans Mercedes Benz Superdome. Area: 9.7 acre - 426,000 square feet roof. Work executed to ensure the existing 20 year warranty remained in place. The scope of work included repairing numerous holes in the coating, addressing areas where the coating was peeling. Due to the proximity to the Interstate - the entire roof was literally covered in [...]

2020-08-16T11:10:18-06:00By |

Jenna Gift – Writer Profile

Jenna Gift is the Lead QA & Sample Administrator for Tremco Roofing & Building Maintenance and has been with the company for almost 4 years.  Her background is actually not in roofing, but in Criminology and Sociology.  She earned her Bachelor’s Degree from The Ohio State University in 2007, and in the time prior to entering into the roofing industry, she was a corrections officer for the State of Ohio, amongst other various careers. The construction [...]

2020-08-16T11:10:59-06:00By |