Tara – General Contractor

Stand your ground, work hard and don’t let anyone disrespect you or tear you down.

Tara Mason

What is your occupation? 

General Contractor and owner of my renovation company. (@taramasonrenovations)

What made you interested into getting into your field? 

Husband left the country and left me all debt and zero income. Had to do something!

What do you love about your field?

Creativity possibilities when remodeling a room.

What types of challenges have you faced as a women and how have you overcome them?

Not being taken seriously purely because I’m a woman. I just kept powering through and proving people wrong. 12 years later I’m still in it!

Is there any advice you would give to women entering the field?

Stand your ground, work hard and don’t let anyone disrespect you or tear you down.

Is there anything else you’d like to share?

I’m proud of all the amazing female tradies out there and proud to be one.

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