Alumni

2016 Alumni:  

Carlee:

Carlee is a three year veteran member of LiveWire. She has been on the competition robot build team and electronics. She served as a co-captain for the 2016 season. She was the co-pilot for three years (103 matches). She is attending Boise State University, majoring in Mechanical Engineering and Biomedical Engineering.

Gabe:

Gabe was on the programming team for his two years on LiveWire. He is attending Carlton College in Michigan and has an undeclared major.

Jake:

Jake (AKA Huston) joined the LiveWire team for one year and was on the competition robot build team. He will be attending South Dakota School of Mines and Tech in Rapid City, South Dakota and majoring in Physics.

Ludwig:

Ludwig is a two-year member of the LiveWire team. He served as a captian for the 2016 season, he was on the programming team and a presenter for both years on the team. He is majoring in Computer Engineering at the University of Idaho in Moscow, Idaho.

Marissa:

As a one-year veteran of LiveWire, Marissa was on the videography team. She will be attending Brigham Young University-Idaho in Rexburg, Idaho and majoring in Music Education.

Steven:

Steven was a two-year veteran and was on the programming team both years. He was a member of the 2016 Drive Team as the lead driver. He is currenting attending Montana State University in Bozeman, Montana, majoring in Electrical Engineering.

2015 Alumni:  

Chris:

Chris is a three year veteran member of LiveWire. He has been on the competition robot build team, as well as serving as the lead robot builder and a co-captain for two years. He was the student drive coach for the Inland Empire Regional in 2015. He is enrolled at Idaho State University, pursuing a degree in Machining.

Kip:

Kip is a four year veteran of LiveWire, serving two of those years as co-captain. Throughout his career, he was on the Public Relations and Presentation team for all four years, resulting in three Regional Chairman’s Awards and one Engineering Inspiration Award. He was the team mascot for two years. He was on the Programming Team for two years, serving as lead programmer and was also the robot driver for two years. Kip is a Dean’s List Finalist. He sported a 7 inch Mohawk every competition season and in 2015 proudly introduced the “GLOWHAWK”™ to the world! Kip is attending The Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) majoring in Mechanical Engineering.

Nick:

Nick is a two year veteran member of LiveWire and a valuable member of the robot build team. He was also known as the “Official Tall Guy”. During the 2015 season, he was the very effective human player. Nick helped mentor the robot build team for the 2016 season before he headed off to serve a mission.

2014 Alumni:  

Kitanna:

Kitanna is a three year veteran of LiveWire. She has been on the Public Relations team and the presentation team for all three years, including two Chairman’s Awards and an Engineering Inspiration Award. She is currently enrolled at Idaho State University to major in healthcare administration.

Micah:

As a three year FIRST veteran on the LiveWire team, Micah was the official team photographer, on the videography team, and on the public relations team. Micah will be attending Idaho State University with an undetermined major.

Tamra:

This was Tamra’s first year on LiveWire. She was on the photography and videography team. As the human player on the drive team, she kept a clean record of no penalties through her three competitions. Tamra is volunteering out of state with a service organization for one year and will then return to the Idaho State University College of Technology Robotics program for her degree in Robotics.

2013 Alumni:  

David:

David is a four-year FIRST veteran. He has been on the LiveWire team for three years as the lead build team member. He was a co-captain for one year and a member of the drive team for three years serving as human player, co-pilot, and driver. He will be attending Idaho State University to major in mechanical engineering.

2012 Alumni:  

Aaron:

Aaron was on the build team for the 2012 season as a first year LiveWire team member. He will be attending Idaho State University, majoring in the automotive field.

Dirk:

Dirk is a 4 year veteran of FIRST robotics.  He spent 2 years on HayWire 1569.  Throughout his career, Dirk was a co-captain for 3 years, on the programming team for 4 years, serving as lead programmer for 2 years, lead driver for 4 years, and was a Dean’s List Finalist.  He will be attending the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) majoring in Computer Science and Electrical Engineering.

Tommy:

This was Tommy’s first year on the LiveWire team. He was on the programming team for the 2012 season. He will be attending the University of Utah. He is undecided as to his specific major, but is certain it will be STEM related, possibly in the area of engineering or physics.

2011 Alumni:  

Amanda:

Amanda was on the programming and drive team as the Co-Pilot for the 2011 season. She is currently enrolled at BYU Idaho majoring in Computer Engineering.

Andie:

Andie was on the Public Relations team for the 2011 season. She will be attending Arizona State University with an undecided major.

Chris:

Chris is a 2 year veteran of FIRST Robotics. He was on the Chassis team for the 2011 season. He will be enrolling at Idaho State University majoring in Computer Programming.

Junior:

Junior spent one year in Idaho as a foreign exchange student and has since returned home to Brazil and will be attending college there.

 

 

Ry:

Ry is a 3 year veteran of FIRST Robotics. He was on the chassis team for the 2011 season. He is enrolled at the University of Utah majoring in Civil Engineering.

Tim:

Tim was the official photographer for the team and was a member of the manipulator team for the 2011 season. He will be attending Idaho State University majoring in Machining. He is furthering his outreach with FIRST in helping Boy Scouts to earn their Robotics merit badge.