Robert Wang – CEO
Robert is the founder of STEAM Bot Workshop. Robert has two master’s degrees in Electrical Engineering and MBA both from University of Southern California while working full time. He also earned his bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from UC San Diego. During his work in aerospace, Robert worked on multiple space and military communication projects as REA (Responsible Engineering Authority) and program manager. After 17 years of working experience, Robert chose to do what he truly passionate about — Education. He also co-founds the Rolling Robots West LA and found out how important a good curriculum is to education and has been working on children’s education for many years. Currently, STEAM Bot Workshop has a West LA location DBA International Technical Academics offering multiple robotics and programming classes.
Brian Buckley- CTO
Brian has had the honor of coaching a Vex IQ Robotics team all the way to the world championships in the elementary school division. Before becoming a STEAM educator, he worked at a major aerospace company for 12 years, where he wrote software that helped qualify ion engines for spaceflight. Now he’s excited to share his enthusiasm for science and technology with his students. He also has a passion for dancing Argentine Tango.
Ebony is a Santa Monica College student majoring in Computer Science. She was Co-President of the Robotics Club at Santa Monica College.
Carlos is a computer science major to Santa Monica College. He’s been working at STEAM bot Workshop since fall 2017. He has a passion for history and loves teaching kids.
Adrian was a VEX U team captain at California State University of Northridge. He has a passion for robotics and majors in Mechanical Engineering.
Breesy is a Santa Monica College Transfer student Majoring in Computer Science now attending California State University, Long Beach. She loves helping kids and offering a helping hand in her community. She was the President of the Eco-Action Club and Co-President of the Robotics Club at Santa Monica College.
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