Mentors of Homestead Robotics

HRT greatly depends on the expertice and knowledge of our mentors. With their help, Team 670 have evolved to what we are today.

GREG BURROUGHS

Teacher Advisor

Since 2012, Mr. Burroughs is a mentor and the teacher advisor for Team 670. Mr. Burroughs appreciates that Team 670 welcomes high school students of all ages with varied backgrounds and interests and enjoys helping team members learn by doing. Prior to teaching, Mr. Burroughs was an engineer and manager at HP and Intel and graduated with Bachelors and Masters Degrees in Math from UC Riverside and a Master’s Degree in Computer Science from the University of Wisconsin.



ALEX HUTCHINS

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ANTONIO DIAS

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JEFF HUTCHINS

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Mr. Hutchins started off observing a season, but soon joined the mentor team with the hopes of lending the team his experience in design and management. He is currently focused on the software control of the robot. He graduated from Stanford BSEE (Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering) and MSEE (Masters of Science in Electrical Engineering).



LIZ LOONEY

Mentor

Ms. Looney's interest in robotics started in 2010, when an all-girls FIRST LEGO League team visited Google (her workplace). Since she exceled in software, she decided to mentor Homestead Robotics Team starting in 2016.






MICHAEL CHANG

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Rajni Batra

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Sherry Ren

Mentor

Ms. Ren has always loved hands-on activities so she joined the FIRST robotics team (624) at her high school. She went on to study mechanical engineering at MIT and had worked on several robotics projects during her 4 years there. It is also her passion to work with girls in high school who are interested in STEM fields and to help them grow along the way. She is good with basic engineering concepts, CAD, design methodologies and rapid prototyping.

Steve Eaton

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Mr. Eaton started mentoring Homestead Robotics in 2007, after his son joined the club as a Freshman. Through his years of working as a dedicated mentor, he has contributed extensively to the design and construction of the internal components of our robots. He has a BS in Engineering and a MS in Electrical Engineering from Caltech.



Tyson Leistiko

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RONALD CRANE

in loving memory of our beloved mentor