Who is Team 10173 Ravonics Gemini

Aaron Chrisco

Aaron Chrisco

Business Lead

Aaron Chrisco was a member of Team 9105, Ravonics Voyager during the 2014-2015 school year. Outside of the FTC team, he participates on the school track and field team. He also works at Culver’s and plays rec basketball. He will be attending K-State during the 2016-2017 school year.

Brandon Shaver

Brandon Shaver

member of the programming, outreach, design, and build teams

Brandon Shaver was a member of Team 9102, Ravonics Orion during the 2014-2015 school year. Outside of the FTC team, he participates on the school swim and dive team. He also participates in jazz band, choir, and as a volunteer at his church.

Colton Owens

Safety and Equipment lead as well as member of the build and out reach teams and a scout at competitions

Colton Owens was a member of Team 9107, Ravonics Curiosity during the 2014-2015 school year. Outside of the FTC team, he participates on the school basketball team. He is also a member of NHS and a church youth group.

Derek Ficken

Derek Ficken

Kassidy Zeiler

Kassidy Zeiler

Marketing lead as well as member of outreach and build teams

Kassidy Zeiler was a member of Team 9103, Ravonics Rover during the 2014-2015 school year. Outside of the FTC team, she participates on the girls’ swim and dive team, the marching band/wind Ensemble. She also is a member of the International Club at ONW and is a member of NHS. She is also currently the only female on the team.

Kaylor Cruz

Kaylor Cruz

Engineering Manager

Kaylor Cruz was a member of Team 9105, Ravonics Voyager during the 2014-2015 school year. Outside of the FTC team, he participates on the school debate team as well as being a member of the build team for FRC Team 1710, Ravonics Revolution.

Mason Collins

Mason Collins

Member of programming, design, and marketing sub teams. Runs the team website.

Mason Collins was a member of Team 9104, Ravonics Apollo during the 2014-2015 school year. Outside of the FTC team, he participates on the school football and track teams. He also currently works at Chick-Fil-A.

Matthew McDonell

Matthew McDonell

Lead Programmer

Matthew McDonell was a member of Team 9106, Ravonics Genesis during the 2014-2015 school year. Outside of the FTC team, he participates in band, a church youth group and the finer things in life.He would also like you to know that his favorite color is red, he is a Gryffindor, and his super power would be to make him too powerful.

Owen Cleek

member of the build and business teams

Owen Cleek was a member of Team 9105, Ravonics Voyager during the 2014-2015 school year. Outside of the FTC team, he does weight lifting and works at CVS Pharmacy.

Salym West

Outreach lead and head scout at competitions

Salym West was a member of Team 9102, Ravonics Orion during the 2014-2015 school year. Outside of the FTC team, he is a captain of the school football team as well as working at waterway.

Tyler Trammell

Member of the marketing and outreach teams. Build team lead.

Tyler Trammell was a member of Team 9106, Ravonics Genesis during the 2014-2015 school year. Outside of the FTC team, he participates on the school baseball team. He also currently works at Hyvee and plays on a basketball team. He enjoys being in the outdoors and playing sports with friends.

Dina Wingfield

Coach of Team 10173

Mrs. Wingfield is a second year teacher at ONW, and this year’s Capstone Class with FTC Team 10173, Ravonics Gemini is her first introduction to the world of FTC. She teaches General Physics and is also one of the coaches for FRC Team 1710, Ravonics Revolution. Prior to coming to ONW, Mrs. Wingfield taught Physics, AP Physics and Physical Science in Grand Island, Nebraska. Prior to moving to Nebraska she taught Physics, Chemistry, Earth and Environmental Science at Wabaunsee High School in Alma, Kansas. Mrs. Wingfield received a Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology from the University of Nebraska, Kearney, a Master’s Degree and an Educational Specialist Degree from the University of Nebraska, Lincoln, and her teaching credentials from Emporia State University. She spent her first 10 years in education working as a school psychologist before moving to the classroom to teach science. She never imagined how rewarding it would be to be part of Team 10173.