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Rhonda Gilliam-Smith is the new regional manager for WESST, including the Roswell Women’s Business Center, a nonprofit consulting and incubation center for entrepreneurs.

As a new regional director for WESST, an organization that aims to support entrepreneurs, Rhonda Gilliam-Smith said she draws on her past career of 25 years as a pipefitter.

“I’ve still got the mechanical mindset. I got the construction mindset,” she said.