MEET THE TEAM

We are thankful to have so many wonderful students and mentors on our team to push our once-small club to even greater heights. In recognition of our students and coaches alike, we have a complete profile of our current and past members who have all built our team to where it is today.

MENTORS

Ralph Albrecht

Ralph Albrecht

Parent Volunteer/Mentor

Ralph Albrecht is a patent attorney who founded Albrecht Law Firm. He is also the head coach and a parent volunteer of the Falls Church Robotics Team.
John Bertha

John Bertha

Team Sponsor/Mentor

John Bertha is the teacher-sponsor of the team and is currently a teacher at Falls Church. He is a coach of the Falls Church Robotics Team.
Sokhom Kith

Sokhom Kith

Parent Volunteer/Mentor

Sohkom Kith is an engineer at the Naval Research Labs in Washington D.C. He is also a coach and parent volunteer of the Falls Church Robotics team.
Joshua Booth

Joshua Booth

Programming Mentor

Joshua Booth is a software developer at CSRA. His primary role is the programming mentor of the team, however, he assists other subdivisions as well.
Jeff Kelbick

Jeff Kelbick

Mentor

In addition to volunteering at various FIRST events, Jeff Kelbick is a mentor of the team and helps with paperwork and entering the team into events.
Anhtuan Nguyen

Anhtuan Nguyen

Alumni Mentor

One of the founding presidents of the Falls Church Robotics Team, Anhtuan Nguyen is a returning Alumni Mentor who is majoring in Mechanical Engineering at George Mason Univeristy.

STAFF

Sam Morstein

Sam Morstein

Co-President

Sam Morstein is a President of the Falls Church Robotics team.
Cole Wendrowski

Cole Wendrowski

Co-President

Cole Wendrowski is a President of the Falls Church Robotics team.
Christopher Albrecht

Christopher Albrecht

Treasurer

Chris handles much of the budget for the team and works with members to organize fundraising and outreach events.
Ved Verma

Ved
Verma

Treasurer

Ved assists the team in handling the budget and finding sponsorship oppurtunities.
Rojo Ramiandrisoa

Rojo Ramiandrisoa

Community Manager

Rojo handles much of the inter-club communications. Along with managing the team's Discord, he also is the person to talk to when dealing with sponsors.
Elizabeth Nguyen

Elizabeth
Nguyen

Social Media Manager

In addition to managing the team's social media, Elizabeth assists in notifying members of updates and notifies the public and members of outreach events.
Francisco Mejia

Francisco
Mejia

Safety Captain

Francisco is in charge of regulating the team's safety policies and is responsible for teaching safety practices to rookies, training students to use workshop machines safely, and teaching first-aid.
Chandi Kanhai

Chandi
Kanhai

Head of Programming

Chandi is Head of the Programming Team and teaches new recuits about programming languages and their different uses.
Steven Sanchez

Steven
Sanchez

Head of Mechanics

Steven is the head of the Build(Mechanics) Team and teaches new recruits about electronics, tools, and materials.
Dylan Corcoran

Dylan
Corcoran

Head of Modeling

Dylan is the head of the 3D Modeling(CAD) team and teaches new recuits about CAD.
Tyler James

Tyler
James

Head of Fabrication

Tyler is the head of Fabrication and is responsible for the creation of various club spirit items.
Akira Tamashiro

Akira
Tamashiro

Head of Photography/Media

Akira is the photographer of the team and specializes in photography and film-making.

"The guy who invented the first wheel was an idiot. The guy who invented the other three, he was the genius."

-Sid Caesar

CURRENT MEMBERS

Akira Tamashiro

Akira Tamashiro

"Nowadays, a camera can be like a pistol. It's fun to point it at others, except when it's pointed at you."

Andrew Bryceland

No quote availible

Caspian

Caspian Boynton

No quote available

Chandi Kanhai

Chandi Kanhai

"Are we sure this is safe?"

Christopher Albrecht

Christopher Albrecht

"Persistance is the only difference between failure and success"

Cole Wendrowski

Cole Wendrowski

No quote available

Dagan Rogers

Dagan Rogers

"Tank Drive is love, Tank Drive is life"

Daniel Lower-Basch

Daniel Lower-Basch

No quote available

Dylan Corcoran

Dylan Corcoran

No quote available

Elizabeth Nguyen

Elizabeth Nguyen

"The only person in robotics who can't code a line of HTML to save her life"

Ethan Ton

Ethan Ton

"So I have to choose between theatre tech and robotics?"

Francisco Mejia

Francisco Mejia

No quote available

George Mourad

George Mourad

No quote available

Giovanni Vasquez

Giovanni Vasquez

No quote available

James Gabo

James Gabo

No quote available

Kai Barzdukas

Kai Barzdukas

No quote available

Mansoor Jami

Mansoor Jami

"Procreate with females, acquire currency"

Matthew Reyes

Matthew Reyes

"The ones who are crazy enough to think they can change the world are the ones who do"

Rojo Ramiandrisoa

Rojo Ramiandrisoa

"You'd think we're smart, but we really aren't"

Sam Morstien

Sam Morstein

"'Two things are infinite: the universe and human stupidity' -Albert Einstein"

Steven Sanchez

Steven Sanchez

No quote available

Todd Tran

Todd Tran

No quote available

Tyler James

Tyler James

"'I Need Healing!' - Genji Shamada"

Ved Verma

Ved Verma

No quote available

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