The first time he saw Alissa Maxwell, says Mike Lamothe, she was mixing grout. “She had more mud on her than anyone else,” recalls Hub Foundation’s equipment manager. “I thought, the owner’s daughter is busting her hump like this?”
Today, Alissa Maxwell, now technically Alissa Weiss, is the President of the foundation construction company her grandfather founded, and her father subsequently ran for 40 years. She may be third generation, but she’s the first female to fill those steel-toed boots.