Avon Maitland Female Students Learn About Skilled Trades


Over 200 young women in Grades 9 to 12 in Huron and Perth counties were presented with a career option most of them had not considered.

A skilled trades event in Stratford Wednesday was hosted by the Avon Maitland and Huron-Perth Catholic School Boards and their community partners.

The guest speaker was Jamie McMillan, the founder of Journeyman, and an iron worker and welder by trade. MacMillan told the students she had always enjoyed working with her hands as a child but ever considered it as a career.

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