WTS-OC supports its DBEs! Remember, DBEs, when you are calculating your net worth pursuant to the Metro DBE program, your retirement accounts should not be factored at 100%. Taxes and early withdrawal penalties are factored into that equation. For more information about WTS-OC's DBE resources, please contact Julie Beeman, Diversity Chair.
11 girls and women pursuing a career in transportation were awarded with scholarships totaling $51,500 at the 2018 WTS-OC annual gala. Learn more about these future female leaders and why they are interested in making a difference in the transportation sector.
WTS-OC helped introduce kids to engineering at ASCE-OC's Dream Big event. The event was held at the Frida Cinema in Santa Ana, where kids between the ages of 9 and 18 walked down a red carpet surrounded by activities related to engineering hosted by various organizations within the industry. Kids were also invited to watch a showing of MacGillivray Freeman's film Dream Big: Engineering Our World.