As a Master Electrician, Marcia Ranger is an expert and award winning educator in the electrical field.
With more than 20 years of experience in the industry and as an instructor, Marcia's leadership, perspective and experience make her a leading voice in the field. She is an active and passionate promoter of the skilled trades.
As a female working in what is usually a male-dominated industry, Marcia can provide a unique perspective and opinion as well as a convincing argument as to why more females need to consider careers in the trades.
Industry Expertise (5)
Construction - Commercial
Construction - Residential
Training and Development
Areas of Expertise (4)
Trades and Apprenticeships
Women in Trades
Promotion of Skilled Trades
Glen Beatty Award (professional)
Awarded by the Ontario Technological Skills competition in recognition of a significant impact on young people in the community.
Recipient of the Canadian Decoration Medal (professional)
The Canadian Forces Decoration is awarded to officers, and to the men and women of the Canadian Forces who have completed twelve years of service. The medal is awarded to all ranks, who must have a good record of conduct during the final eight years of claimed service.
Algonquin College: Trade School, Construction and Maintenance Electrician 2001
Cambrian College: Certficate, ELECTRICAL TECHNIQUES 1994
- International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 1687
- Skills Ontario
Sample Talks (3)
Skills Ontario - Skills Work!®
Marcia is a long-time mentor and speaker at Skills Work!® For Women Career Exploration events. And she has also been a workshop facilitator with Skills Work!® For Youth Summer Camp Program since its inception.
Women in Trades Forum
Marcia was a speaker, mentor and panelist at the Women in Trades Forum. An event hosted by the Canadian Association of Women in Construction (CAWIC).
Women of the Future Conference
Marcia was a speaker, mentor and panelist at the Women of the Future Conference.