At one point in time, Grace Uddin felt intimidated by men in the construction field because she assumed they knew exactly what they were doing and she didn’t. Learning how to read plans and specifications was not part of the curriculum when Uddin attended college. Thirty years later, Uddin is the president and co-founder of Grace & Naeem Uddin, Inc., a construction management and consulting engineering firm.
FIU’s Moss School of Construction, Infrastructure and Sustainability invited Uddin and other female industry professionals to be panelists at the She Builds Summer Camp. The camp’s mission is to expose high school girls to the field of construction management and show them the endless possibilities of building a successful career. Read more at FIU News.