CDN SPECIAL REPORT
Women Empowered: Honoring Women's History Monthis a monthlong series of Q&As with regional women in traditionally male-dominated fields.
Written by Audra Anderson
Part I: Curtistine Billups, 55, of Everett
Pipefitter details struggles, successes of being a woman in construction
Read part one, which highlights Curtistine Billups, a woman of color who works in construction, and acknowledges International Women's Day, celebrated March 8.
Part II: Kristi Dominguez, 52, of Ferndale
Ferndale superintendent puts service above self
Read part two, which highlights Kristi Dominguez, superintendent of Ferndale School District. Part three, which will publish March 22, highlights Shayla Francis, chief operator at City of Bellingham Wastewater Treatment.
Part III: Shayla Francis, 56, of Mount Vernon
Post Point chief operator encourages women to pursue trades
Read part three, which highlights Shayla Francis, chief operator of Post Point Wastewater Treatment Plant. Part four, which will publish March 29, highlights Bellingham firefighter Becky Pederson.