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RELEASE: “Because I’m a Tech…” 2021 shares technicians’ stories of successful and secure careers

August 26th, 2021 by

TechForce Foundation® Shares Technician Stories and Career Guide to Correct Misperceptions of Transportation Tech Careers New resources now available on the only social network dedicated to aspiring and working transportation techs August 26, 2021 – SCOTTSDALE, AZ — TechForce Foundation®, a national 501(c)(3) nonprofit, has launched its national “Because I’m a Tech…” campaign featuring a diverse

Women Techs Rock: How college grad Hannah Lutrey found her purpose in the world of forklifts

August 25th, 2021 by

This technician spotlight is published as part of TechForce Foundation’s diversity initiatives. Help us find other women technicians to highlight in Women Techs Rock. Get started at TechForce.org/WomenTechStories   Women Techs Rock Highlight Name: Hannah Lutrey Employer: Doosan Industrial Vehicle America Corporation Age: 33 Location: Duluth, Georgia School: Gwinnett Technical College; Randolph College   Who

Under The Hood | August 2021

August 22nd, 2021 by

TOPICS IN UNDER THE HOOD FOR SEPTEMBER 2021: Because I’m a Tech | Driven to Care scholarship recipients at Road America | Show us your tattoo contest | Technician Careers | Women Techs Rock | Join TechForce for free training Stand up for tech careers with your “Because I’m a Tech…” story Calling all techs!

Women Techs Rock: How Kimberly turned her military training into a civilian career as a diesel tech

August 11th, 2021 by

This technician spotlight is published as part of TechForce Foundation’s diversity initiatives. Help us find other women technicians to highlight in Women Techs Rock. Get started at TechForce.org/WomenTechStories   Women Techs Rock Highlight Name: Kimberly Lakner Employer: Walmart, Shop Service Manager Location: Florida School: Marine Corps   Who is Kimberly Lakner? Kimberly is the shop

Women Techs Rock: Working on a private collection of vintage cars

August 4th, 2021 by

This technician spotlight is published as part of TechForce Foundation’s diversity initiatives. Help us find other women technicians to highlight in Women Techs Rock. Get started at TechForce.org/WomenTechStories   Women Techs Rock Highlight Name: Riley Mahl Employer: Private Collection Age: 22 Location: Coopersburg, PA School: Pennsylvania College of Technology   Who is Riley Mahl? Sometimes