Leaders

Team President & Vice President

Armando Correa – Senior

Roger Villagomez – Junior

  • Oversees all team activities to assure alignment with team goals.
  • Conducts leadership/team meetings
  • Collaborates with leaders and mentors to plan agendas for team
  • Serves as the “face of the team” with school officials, the community, FIRST, the media, and other teams
  • After final competition, assists in team reform and leadership selection for the following year

Technical Director & Assistant

John Akana – Junior

Bailey Vasquez – Junior

  • Oversees all shop and lab activity to assure alignment with team goals
  • Collaborates with leaders and mentors to plan agendas for team
  • Ensures students have passed safety tests for all machines
  • Ensures students are trained to use machines
  • Ensures all parts coming out of the shop are quality and ready for assembly or powder coating

Competition & Operations Director 

Angel Garcia – Junior

  • Responsible for the quality of all parts coming out of the machine shop and training for all members.

  • Oversees all shop activities to assure alignment with team goals.

  • They are to make sure all parts are labeled and bagged.

  • Responsible for the quality and progress of all assemblies in Team 1323.

  • They are to make sure all parts are quickly processed and assembled onto the project at hand.


Programming & Controls Director

Isaac Duarte-Villa – Junior

  • Responsible for all tech and programming related activities to assure alignment with team goals and the mission statement.
  • Works closely with the Media and Outreach Directors to keep the team website constantly updated with accurate information.
  • Responsible for the programming of the team app and the robot.
  • Responsible for all scouting operations during competition; must ensure all scouting activities are accurate and efficient.

Communications & Outreach Director 

Grace Da Rocha – Senior

  • Oversees all Outreach/Communication activities to assure alignment with team goals
  • Conducts leadership/team meetings in absence of President or VP
  • Collaborates with leaders and mentors to plan activities and Outreach events for team
  • Ensures team calendar is updated regularly with accurate information regarding events
  • Ensures Outreach Team meets weekly/monthly goals
  • Oversees all sponsor relations, including recruitment
  • Oversees all VEX IQ outreach related Events
  • Ensures all official team documents are of similar format and have a consistent theme
  • Ensures all award applications are complete, of excellent quality, on time
  • Coordinates ALL team public events
  • Works with Social Media Director to assure a strong standing in both traditional and social media
  • Oversees merchandising and all fundraising activities
  • Leads efforts to promote team within our district and community
  • Assists all team members in any task as needed to ensure team success
  • After final competition, assists in team reform and leadership selection for the following year.

Media & Submission Director 

Julian Hernandez – Senior

  • Oversees all Social Media and Presentations to assure alignment with team goals
  • Collaborates with leaders and mentors to plan activities and Outreach events for team
  • Works with Communications Director to assure a strong standing in both traditional and social media
  • Ensures blog and website are both consistently updated with accurate information that is relevant to the image and current goals of the team
  • Ensures there are quality photos and video of every event we attend
  • Ensures all media is stored properly on Google Drive
  • Ensures presentable/useful match videos are taken and prepped for driver audience after every match
  • Aids in efforts to promote team within our district and community
  • Ensures all media that is posted publicly under team social media is presentable, appropriate, and is consistent with team goals and team image.
  • Ensures any media is pushed up to Communications for final inspection before its release

Finance Director 

Taylor Anderson – Senior

  • Responsible for the bookkeeping of all team finances each year.
  • Responsible for all sponsor related activities, such as thanking the sponsors, reaching out to new sponsors, and keeping track of all sponsor information.
  • In charge of the CAW that must be turned in for the robot.