Women in Deep Foundations Committee

Maysill Pascal, P.E., Chair

The Deep Foundations Institute Women in Deep Foundations Committee is comprised of women and men who are advocates for retaining women in the deep foundations industry. The goal is to foster greater success and interest of professional women in the industry by promoting networking events, endorsing outreach and building mentoring relationships. Please join our committee conference calls held on the third Thursday of each month at 11:00 AM Eastern time. Please contact me for call-in information.

Mission Statement: "To enhance professional opportunities for women in the deep foundations industry."
Recent News
1/16/2019 DFI Dir. of Technical Activities Mary Ellen Large recently delivered the James M. Hoover Distinguished Lecture at Iowa State University. View the presentation, "From Mentoring to Networking - A Strategy for Career Growth in the Deep Foundations Industry."
7/30/2018 Watch the presentation "The FEM Group Female Engineers of Moretrench" from SuperPile '18. Johnna Emanuel, E.I.T, discusses the origin, development and mission of the Female Engineers of Moretrench (FEM) group.
7/30/2018 Read the most recent committee report in the Technical Activities Update from the July-Aug 2018 issue of Deep Foundations magazine.
3/31/2016 Read the Member Profile from the Mar/Apr issue of Deep Foundations magazine - featuring Dr. Adda Athanasopoulos-Zekkos of the University of Michigan.