152 Teresa Avila - Queer Futch Vulnerability

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Teresa shares her story, spanning decades, of life, love, family and climbing the ladder in a male dominated industry.

Teresa Avila is cofounder of the Red Rattler Theatre and was founding chair and treasurer for 10 years before stepping down last year. She has worked in engineering and heavy construction for over 20 years and is one of the industry’s few operational facing senior women. She is a recreational pilot and served on the board of directors of Recreational Aviation Australia and, in 2013, founded Avila Aviation Pty Ltd.

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