For Priscilla Chavez, the construction industry is more than just building. To her, it’s about breaking out of the traditional misbeliefs and discovering unique ways of making a difference in local communities. As the manager of diversity and inclusion at PCL Construction, Chavez oversees and manages community outreach, certified subcontractor relationships, local hiring requirements, local government and labor relations as well as small business development. As a certified compliance administrator, she has been recognized as the industry’s leading compliance professional in Southern California. Chavez also serves as the president of the National Association of Women In Construction Los Angeles Chapter.
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