Photo Gallery: Youth Build
(October 5, 2010)
- Secretary Solis greets YouthBuild staff and trainers following her remarks to the group.
- YouthBuild staff and trainers applaud following Secretary Solis’ remarks
- YouthBuild staff and trainers welcome Secretary Solis
- Secretary Solis addresses more than 100 YouthBuild staff and trainers during Tuesday’s event.
- Secretary Solis tells the crowd how much she supports YouthBuild. (Seated in background: Assistant Secretary of Labor for Employment and Training Jane Oates).
- From right to left, Secretary Solis; Assistant Secretary for Employment and Training Jane Oates; and Jabali Nash, Director of Construction Management and Training at ARCH Training Center YouthBuild in Washington, D.C.
- Secretary Solis with staff from the Employment and Training Administration including many from the Division of Youth Services.
- Ted Roan of American YouthWorks of Austin, Texas speaks with Secretary Solis during Tuesday’s event.
- Vickie Smith of the Southern Appalachian Labor School shows Secretary Solis how to operate a blower door.
- The blower door is used to determine how airtight a home is, and identify areas that could be better insulated or sealed.
- Vickie Smith tells Secretary Solis about her experiences working as a skilled tradesperson.