In this episode of Weld Wednesday with AWS, host Jason Becker sits down with three accomplished women in the welding industry: Tiffaney Orff, owner of Welding Women Syndicate; Kelli Royals, Navy veteran and professional welder, and author of the children’s book, Willow Discovers Welding; and Amy Roosa, founder of The Safety Rack, an organization that advocates for better PPE for women in the trades industry.
The conversation dives into some of the unique challenges that women in welding face on a daily basis, such as navigating male-dominated work environments, finding appropriate personal protective equipment, and dealing with gender bias. The guests also share their personal experiences and offer advice for other women looking to enter the welding industry, including the importance of finding mentors and support systems, and staying true to oneself.
Whether you're a seasoned welder or just starting out, this episode is a must-listen for anyone interested in learning more about the experiences of women in the trades industry. Tune in to hear these inspiring women share their stories and insights.
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