Twenty women of asphalt to watch

Women of Asphalt (WofA) is shining a spotlight on the women in our industry.

A call to action was sent out this year for the “WofA 20 to Watch in 2020” campaign. An overwhelming number of nominations were received for women who exemplify the values, mission and goals of WofA.

The twenty women selected are industry game-changers. They are in leadership positions, influencers, thought leaders and even newcomers to the asphalt industry. All the honorees have demonstrated success in the asphalt industry, affected positive change, served as a mentor and given back to their community.


AIF Kirk Scholars announced for 2020

The Asphalt Institute Foundation (AIF) announced the first scholarship recipients of the newly formed Bill and Shireen Kirk Scholarship Fund.

The scholarships are awarded annually to third or fourth year undergraduate, masters or doctoral students studying business, chemistry, civil engineering, construction management, marketing or sales.

Scholarship funds totaling $25,000 were awarded to this group for the 2020-21 school year. Scholarship recipients will be referred to as “Kirk Scholars.”