Competing with FIRST Robotics (2009)

  • Founded FIRST Robotics Competition teams 2002 and 2915; captained and project managed team 2915
  • Led grant writing, fund raising ($58,315 total over two years), and marketing, in addition to participating in robot design and construction
  • Helped team 2002 win the 2008 Team Spirit Award and team 2915 win the 2009 Rookie All-Star Award at the Oregon Regional
  • Took team 2915 to the 2009 World Championship
  • Delivered speech at regional competition (3,000 attendees)
  • Served as TV spokesperson for FIRST Oregon