Palmina Whelan: Learn Something From Everyone

33m | Jan 23, 2024

Dennis Doran interviews Palmina Whelan, an aviation industry veteran with over 25 years of experience. Palmina discusses her role as the capital program director for the new Terminal One project at JFK airport, emphasizing passenger-centric design and the integration of technology and art. She addresses the impact of her position on promoting diversity and inclusion within the construction industry and the importance of mentorship and learning from diverse perspectives. Palmina reflects on her fair and reasonable approach to professional interactions and the collaborative nature of construction projects. She shares her passion for building and its ability to connect people, her team's success in achieving a 40% diversity rate in projects, and the significance of love in service. The episode wraps up with a look at the timeline for the JFK terminal project and Palmina's commitment to her work.

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