Jamie Rich started her journey at FIRST® Headquarters in 2013 as part of the FIRST Development team, where she worked for five years. She joined the FIRST AmeriCorps VISTA (Volunteers in..
Eneilis Mulero, a biologist in Puerto Rico, had never heard of FIRST® when she answered the call to serve as a subject-matter expert for a FIRST team during the FIRST® LEGO® League ANIMAL ALLIESSM..
Chris Rake is the Vice President of Programs here at FIRST® Headquarters, but he is also a FIRST volunteer! Inspired by the impact he saw FIRST have in real time, he took his career path from..
Depending on where you live, you may have a very different experience as a FIRST® volunteer this seaon. In these uncertain times, it's more important than ever to deliver the life-changing..
What’s it really like to volunteer for a remote event with FIRST®? Meet Nick Burgart, FIRST volunteer, for the inside scoop! Nick was a judge for the 2020 FIRST® LEGO® League Global Innovation..
Dawei Lin believes innovation is one of the most crucial assets needed by future generations and that FIRST® is an ideal venue that supplements subject-based learning at school with project-based..
Throughout the 2020 FIRST® RISESM season, FIRST volunteers have worked to build and bolster millions of young people to embrace innovation and collaboration. Life looks a little different now,..
FIRST® volunteers around the world are leveraging their skills and resources to make an impact during the COVID-19 pandemic. Volunteers, mentors, and coaches, along with their students, are making..
When asked about his chosen career path Jason said, “My interest in robotics and controls started in 1997 when I joined a FIRST robotics team. I found a great appreciation for the integration of..