Our Mentors

  • Tony has been with The Highlanders since the beginning. He has mentored an FLL, FTC and FRC for over 10 years. He specializes in mentoring mechanical engineering, welding, CAD, and project management concepts.
  • Debbie English has been with The Highlanders since the first year. She has been mentoring FLL, FTC, and FRC teams for over 10 years. She specializes in programming, community out reach, grant writing and team management.
  • Dean Iverson has been coaching FIRST teams for over 10 years in the FLL, FTC, and FRC programs. He specializes in electronics and programming and reminding the kids to pursue what they are passionate in.
  • Barbara Frye has been a mentor with The Highlanders for 3 years, since the rookie year. She specializes in mentoring engineering concepts, team management, community outreach, grant writing.
  • Tim Frye has also been with The Highlanders for 3 years. He specializes in mentoring the programming team with his knowledge in C++, java and source control as well as extensive knowledge in making carbon fiber.

Our Team