Why
Wessels is a project manager II at Johnston-based Bluestone Project Management & Engineering. Those who nominated Wessels said her talents have allowed her to succeed in a male-dominated field and gain immense respect among those she serves.

 

Where she's been

Earlier in her career, Wessels worked at Taylor-Ball Construction, RDG Planning & Design and Simonson & Associates. She also spent more than three years as executive director of Neighborhood Development Corp., a nonprofit that works to develop projects in distressed areas of a city in order to create small business opportunities for communities.

 

Connection points

In addition to her professional experience, Wessels attended Drake University. She has also served on the board of directors of the AIDS Project of Center Iowa and South Suburban YMCA.

 

Contact her

Find her on LinkedIn or contact her via email.

  

Nominate a woman:

Do you know a woman that should be featured in this section? We're always accepting nominations for the "Iowa Females You Should Know" section. Submit a nomination >>