SGIA Participates in Girls Career Choices in Engineering & Technology Seminar

For Immediate Release
October 25, 2016
Contact: Renee Simpson, SGIA

Fairfax, Virginia — On October 27, 2016, Millersville University (Millersville, Pennsylvania) will host the Girls Career Choices in Engineering & Technology Seminar, an event providing information and encouragement to junior and senior female high school students who have expressed an interest in pursuing a technical or engineering-related career.

Attendees of this seminar will meet women in technical businesses and industries, learn about engineering and technology careers, engage with professors in engineering-related fields, and talk with current students enrolled in technology programs.

Erin Nuss, SGIA’s Associate Manager of Education, was invited to participate on a panel of professionals to share her experience within the industry. As a founding member of SGIA’s recently formed Women in Print Alliance, Nuss is a perfect example of how more women are entering the printing industry at the eduational level and advancing into the professional arena.

Other panelists include:

  • Heather Heltzinger, Project Manager/SCADA Design Engineer, Keystone Engineering Group Inc
  • Katherine Miller, EH&S Manager, Armstrong World Industries
  • Colleen Moore, Product Designer, Brentwood Industries, Inc
  • Lexi Scrivano, Market Coordinator, Benchmark Construction Company
  • Jana Zinn, Technology and Engineering Instructor, Emory H. Markle Intermediate School

For more information about the Girls Career Choices in Engineering & Technology Seminar, visit

SGIA — Supporting the Leaders of the Digital & Screen Printing Community
Having its origins in the screen printing industry, SGIA embraced the digital revolution early on and is now the trade association of choice for professionals in the industrial, graphic, garment, textile, electronics, packaging and commercial printing communities looking to grow their business into new market segments through the incorporation of the latest printing technologies. SGIA membership comprises these diverse segments, all of which are moving rapidly towards digital adoption. As long-time champions of digital technologies and techniques, SGIA is the community of peers you are looking for to help navigate the challenges of this process. Additionally, the SGIA Expo is the largest trade show for print technology in North America. “Whatever the medium, whatever the message, print is indispensable. Join the community — SGIA.”

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