Best Person For The Job: Jolsna Thomas

5/13/2021

Jolsna Thomas

The National Association of Women in Construction is embarking on a new series highlighting members that embody the spirit of NAWIC. Anyone can be the best person for the job in the construction industry – and our NAWIC members are here to prove it!

We believe all of our members bring something unique to the table, and we are thrilled to recognize those of you going above and beyond within our association.

Jolsna Thomas

Currently located: Austin, TX

Job title: Business Development Manager (Rosendin) & President (The Rosendin Foundation)

NAWIC Position title: Co-Chair Camp NAWIC for NAWIC Austin. Former Scholarship Committee Chair for NAWIC Austin.

Janet Bates

Tell us a little bit about your career and current position.

Reformed licensed attorney in the construction industry turned business development professional for large electrical contractor who is actively engaged with customers and community development.


How long have you been a NAWIC member, and how did you learn about NAWIC?

I’ve been with NAWIC for three years now – and I actually learned about NAWIC online!


How has NAWIC helped you in your career?

NAWIC has undoubtedly given me a direct connection to like-minded women in the industry.


What is the best part about being a NAWIC member?

Developing relationships and providing opportunities for women and girls to learn about careers in the construction industry.


Why do you consider NAWIC to be a great organization?

Because it’s an excellent opportunity for connecting and forging strong women in the construction industry that can serve as a support network.


Congratulations to Jolsna for being recognized as part of our Best Person for The Job feature series. And thank you for all of your contributions to NAWIC! If you know of a NAWIC member that deserves to be recognized, contact us today.


Stay tuned for more NAWIC features, published monthly.