Margaret Silva nominated for the 50 Faces of Apprenticeship USA Award
National Apprenticeship Week is an event that takes place simultaniously in all 50 states beging Noveber 14-20. President Obama kicked off last years event with a Presidential Proclomation which started a movement that generated 57 additiona State and Local proclamations. Govenor Bill Walker, of Alaska, siged a Executive Proclamation on Oct. 6, 2016 proclaiming Nov. 14-20, 2016 as Alaska Apprenticeship Week. This year, Registered Apprenticeships from all different trades and in from all 50 States were asked to nominate an apprentice for the 1st 50 Faces of Apprenticeship USA Award. So we are proud to have nomiated Margaret Silva to represent Local 97 Heat & Frost Insulators. Winners of the award will be announced on November 14. Margaret is already a winner in our minds due to hr positive attitude, encouragment of others, and her committment to becoming a succesful Journeywoman in our industry. Congratultions to Margaret and keep up going strong!