EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (WEAU) - The state's lieutenant governor was in Eau Claire Tuesday to talk about women in manufacturing.
Republican Lieutenant Governor Rebecca Kleefisch moderated the “Dispelling the Myths of Manufacturing” event Tuesday afternoon at the Chippewa Valley Technical College.
The event, which was hosted by the Wisconsin Gold Collar Careers Manufacturing Works Group, brought together a panel of leaders in manufacturing to discuss women finding success in the manufacturing field.
Kleefisch says "...and today we got to meet the future of manufacturing, which was pretty cool."
The panel included Wisconsin Manufacturing and Commerce Foundation President Jim Morgan, GenMet President Mary Isbister, and Generac COO Dawn Tabat.