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Our robotics teams are made possible with the help of a dedicated group of mentors.  Read below to get to know them and find their contact information.

Our Advisory Board

Christine

Role on the Team: Founding Mentor
With the W.A.F.F.L.E.S. Since: 2006

Christine was one of the founding mentors of the W.A.F.F.L.E.S. and has been critical to the development of our teams and camps.  She is a non-technical mentor for our FRC team and an advisor for all of our programs.

Brennan

Role on the Team: Founding Member, FRC Lead Mentor
With the W.A.F.F.L.E.S. Since: 2006

Brennan was a student on our original FLL and FRC teams.  After he graduated, he returned to mentor and in 2018 stepped up to lead our high school program.  His main areas of expertise are game and design strategy.

Taegen

Role on the Team: FLL Program Lead, Strategy and Non-technical Mentor
With the W.A.F.F.L.E.S. Since: 2017

Taegen, an alumna from FRC team 771, is the program lead for our FLL program and a mentor for our FRC team.  She helps mainly in the areas of game strategy and awards submissions while studying materials engineering at Queen’s University.

Eden

Role on the Team: Lead Mechanical Mentor, Summer Camp Coordinator
With the W.A.F.F.L.E.S. Since: 2007

Eden is an alumna of our FLL and FRC teams.  As a student in mechanical engineering at Queen’s University, she acts as a lead design and mechanical mentor.  She has also been the coordinator for our summer camps since 2018.

Michael N.

Role on the Team: General and Mechanical Advisor
With the W.A.F.F.L.E.S. Since: 2014

An alumnus of FRC team 1310, Michael has mentored our FRC team throughout his studies in mechanical engineering at Queen’s University.  He helped us to gain our not-for-profit status and acts as a consultant for the mechanical and overall apsects our team.

Our Mentors

Darryl

Role on the Team: Mechanical Mentor
With the W.A.F.F.L.E.S. Since: 2017

Stephen

Role on the Team: Non-technical Mentor, FLL Tournament Director
With the W.A.F.F.L.E.S. Since: 2019

Jeremy

Role on the Team: Electrical Mentor
With the W.A.F.F.L.E.S. Since: 2015

Courtney

Role on the Team: Non-technical Mentor, FLL Jr. Program Lead
With the W.A.F.F.L.E.S. Since: 2018
Contact: crusso@wafflesrobotics.com

Ben

Role on the Team: Programming Mentor
With the W.A.F.F.L.E.S. Since: 2016

Raymond

Role on the Team: Mechanical Mentor
With the W.A.F.F.L.E.S. Since: 2019

Michael A.

Role on the Team: Mentor
With the W.A.F.F.L.E.S. Since: 2013 (excl. 2017-2019)

Graeme

Role on the Team: Advisor
With the W.A.F.F.L.E.S. Since: 2018

Kaley

Role on the Team: Advisor
With the W.A.F.F.L.E.S. Since: 2006

Cole

Role on the Team: Advisor
With the W.A.F.F.L.E.S. Since: 2017