M-C MacPhee

Originally from Nova Scotia, M-C is a carpenter who has been living in Ontario for the

last ten years. After receiving her Bachelor of Arts from Concordia University, M-C

completed the Advanced Housing: Construction Carpentry program at Algonquin

College. She later completed her Carpentry Apprenticeship working primarily in

sustainable construction and through George Brown College. In addition to working for

several building companies in the GTA, M-C also spent some time working as a

carpenter for IATSE, building sets for film and television. M-C is a qualified

Technological Education teacher in Construction Technology; she received her Bachelor

of Education from York University, and has taught in several secondary schools and pre-

apprenticeship programs in the TDSB. While working for the Fourth Pig, she is also

completing her Masters of Education degree at York where she is focusing on how to

teach construction with an emphasis on sustainability and social justice. M-C is actively

involved in the mentorship of young women interested in the trades.