Team

Team Members:

    Seth Tygeson

  • Junior at Berrien Springs High School
  • Build team
  • Hobbies: Legos, video games, card tricks, and robotics.

    Max Dreher

  • Junior at Berrien Springs High School
  • Programming and Drive team
  • Hobbies: Coding, Boosted boarding, and robotics

AJ Jillson

  • Junior at Berrien Springs High School
  • Build Team
  • Hobbies: Welding, shooting, video games, and robotics.

     Luis Aguirre-Latino

  • Sophomore at Berrien Springs High School
  • Build Team
  • Hobbies: Taco Bell, Netflix, and robotics.

    Jackson Christner

  • Sophomore at Berrien Springs High School
  • Build Team
  • Hobbies: Camping, fishing, hunting/trapping and robotics.

Conner Annis 

  • Home schooled Sophomore
  • Build team
  • Hobbies: Tennis, reading, PC gaming, and robotics.

     Madison Mead

  • Junior at Berrien Springs High School
  • Business and media team
  • Hobbies: Horses, basketball, choir and photography.

     Kennice Asse

  • Freshman at Berrien Springs High School
  • Business team
  • Hobbies: Robotics and choir

     Kari Brightbill

  • Junior at Berrien Springs High School
  • Programming
  • Hobbies: Band and robotics

     Elijah Johnson

  • Freshman at Berrien Springs High School
  • Programming
  • Hobbies: Band and robotics

     Morgan Phillips

  • Freshman at Berrien Springs High School
  • Business team
  • Hobbies: Robotics and choir

     Jae Walker

  • Freshman at Berrien Springs High School
  • Business team
  • Hobbies: Robotics and band

     Justin Powers

  • Junior at Berrien Springs Public School
  • Business team
  • Hobbies: Robotics

     Zachary Nannfeldt

  • Freshman at Berrien Springs High School
  • Business team
  • Hobbies: Tennis, band, and robotics

     Nickolas Stull

  • Freshman at Berrien Springs High School
  • Programmer
  • Hobbies: Robotics

     Tristan Sheppler

  • Freshman at Berrien Springs High School
  • Build team
  • Hobbies: Robotics

     Skyler Zelmer

  • Freshman at Berrien Springs High School
  • Programmer
  • Hobbies: Robotics

     Andrew Holland

  • Sophomore at Berrien Springs High School
  • Business and media team
  • Hobbies: Band

 

Coaches:

Gervea Ornopia

This is “Coach O’s” second year as head coach of the GreengineerZ. She’s the eighth grade science teacher at Berrien Springs Middle School. She helps business team with finances and makes sure we always have hotels  for competitions. 
Hobbies: Scrap booking, playing soccer, reading, playing Kingdom Hearts, cleaning/ organizing, and watching movies, and robotics.

Stacy Annis

“Coach Annis” is a mentor from Whirlpool who teaches us how to be more effective in design and build. Coach Annis has been with our team for eight years. 
Hobbies: Reffing soccer, robotics, and reading.

Mentors:

Mark Dreher

This is his third year of mentoring. He is the owner of Machine Services Co. and is a Mentor for the build team. 

Rick Tygeson

This is his third year of mentoring. He is a master machinist and is a Mentor for the build team. 

Darrin Jillson

This is his third year of mentoring.  He is a technology strategist and is the Mentor for the programming and controls team. 

 

 2017 Team Photo after Saint Joseph MI Event
Pictured Left to Right – Darrin Jillson (Mentor), Nolan Annis (Team Captain), Max Dreher, Lilly Jillson, A.J. Jillson, Chloe Daniels, Seth Tygeson, Gervea Ornopia (Head Coach), Rick Tygeson (Mentor), Luis Aguirre-Latino, Jackson Christner, Conner Annis, Mark Dreher (Mentor), Stacy Annis (Coach)