Mr. Tarr is more than a mentor. He started our FIRST teams at all levels, and acts as leader of the robotics program at our school. He is Coach of the FRC team and heavily advises the FTC team.
Mrs. Brewer has been a long term mentor, managing the team logistics, organizing tournaments we run and go to, and keeping track of the team. She is also very skilled in fabrication.
Mr. Brewer works for AT&T and his a long term mentor, working wherever he is needed.
Jim is a long-time mentor, originally from D&K and continues to work with in his retirement. He helps with design and fabrication, urging students to apply mathematical solutions to problems.
Pablo is a long-time mentor supplied by Viasat. His specialty is electronics.
Mr. White works for United Technologies and is helping wherever we need him.
Mr. Hunt has been instrumental in constructing prototypes of the field defenses we will encounter in FIRST Stronghold this year. He has also loaned us extremely useful machine shop equipment.
Tyler is an alumnus of our program, now pursuing Physics at a local college. He understands what we are doing and helps out in any way he can.
Mrs. VanDrunen would better be described as a team mom. She provides snacks, organizes long-work-day meals, and tries to keep team members on task.