We want to welcome Mark McCombs, of Renaissance Jax, and Kathie Carswell, of the University of North Florida, to our Florida FIRST family, as our new FIRST LEGO League partners in Northeast Florida. .
Mark is a FIRST Alumni and the founder of Renaissance Jax Inc. a 501c3 nonprofit dedicated to building FIRST Robotics teams in every school in Duval County and the the Northeast Florida Region. Mark believes “The more hours spent by more students on robotics competitions in Jacksonville, the more likely that we will have a very intuitive and innovative workforce in the near future.” You can contact Mark at firstname.lastname@example.org .
Kathie is responsible for outreach to K-12 schools to engage, inspire and connect students to Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) career fields, for the University of North Florida, and is focused on the development of scholarly STEM students who can bring their innovative talents and skills to the school and northeast Florida. You can contact Kathie at email@example.com.