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UIL Robotics State Championships: BEST Division

2019 BEST Division Championships

December 5-7 • Frisco Conference Center and Comerica Center - Frisco, TX

BEST Event Committee

BEST of Texas Robotics

• David Whitmire, Judge Coordinator & Logistics

• Janne Ackerman, Executive Director
• Mary Helmick, Treasurer, Event Producer


Office of Research, Science and Engineering Education Center (SEEC)
• Dr. Iolani Connolly, Director, SEEC

• Karlynda Johnson, Program Coordinator, Event App and Support
• Dr. Patrick Michaud, Assistant Director for Robotics Education, Technical Lead


Office of Research, Integrity and Outreach
• Alyssa Galganov, Graphics Design and Web Development

• Anricka Ziller, Events Manager, BRIGHT Ideas Symposium Co- Lead

• Suzanne Head, Assistant Director, BRIGHT Ideas Symposium Co-Lead

• Marissa Wetterskig, BRIGHT Ideas Symposium Team

• Tiffany Willoughby, Events Manager, BRIGHT Ideas Symposium Team


Class Act Creative, Inc.
• Kristine Schwope, Event Consultant
• Sally Sammis, Event Consultant

UIL Event Staff


• Dr. David Stevens, Director of Academics


• David Trussell, Director of STEM Activities


• Logan Lawrence, Media


• Julia Atkins, Media