Goldendale FFA hosts Women in Trades
December 19, 2018
On Dec. 14, the Goldendale Agriculture Department hosted a Non-Traditional Careers event. Thirty-four female FFA members participated in the Women in Trades event in which they took part in 5 stations related to electrical, masonry, mechanics, plumbing, and welding. The female students worked with seven industry professionals: Dillon Brown, Gary Burgess, Jaimie Burgess, Jeremy Tatro, Paul Gregg, Sara Link, and Trevor Keith. In addition to the seven industry professionals, five Advanced Agricultural Mechanics students assisted in the operation of the event.
"I really enjoyed the welding. The instructor, Trevor Keith, helped me individually with my project and taught me how to use the weld...