Taconite Talks: Careers and Community

Nov 30, 2020

As Keetac resumes its operations, we’re thrilled to share our latest episode of Taconite Talks featuring Keetac’s Tawnya Gustafson, a USW Local 2660 member. Welcome back Tawnya and our Keetac employees!

From starting out as a truck driver to working now as a trainer, Tawnya has made a career mining on the Iron Range. In this episode of Taconite Talks, Tawnya shares her career journey and what the industry means for her community.

“It pays our bills, it keeps our school funds alive, it keeps our economy going, it keeps jobs in our area,” said Tawnya.

Watch this video to hear more from Tawnya about her important work.

You can find more Taconite Talks with policymakers, steelworkers and community members on our YouTube and Twitter pages!