South Florida Intercoastal

MIASF News: Bridge2Life Career Town Hall

By: MIASF Staff

Date posted: Aug 25, 2020 Tue

Lori Wheeler, MIASF vice president, was the opening speaker at the Bridge2Life Career Town Hall for Broward County high school students. Bridge2Life is the local college access network that has organized a series of four town hall meetings for students, with a chance for students to win one of 11 $500 scholarships. The agenda featured marine industry professionals as speaker and panelists to a virtual audience of dozens of high schoolers and Lori covered topics that included the scope of the industry, pathways to work, marine training schools and technical colleges, internships, the MIASF Salty Jobs video series, the Yacht Service Technician Apprenticeship Program, and FLIBS. She also offered personal advice to the students.