Eric Bergquist


Eric is a Mechanical Engineer at Omnetics Connector Corporation. He was involved in FRC in high school on team 3042. This is his first year mentoring FRC.


Brian Linzie

Media Mentor

Brian is a cognitive scientist at 3M and is a first-time FRC mentor this year.


Phillip Kelsey

Lead Mentor

Phil works at Viking automatic sprinkler Co and is an Alum of both FLL and FRC

Chip Bergquist

Programming Mentor

Chip is the Lead Architect for software solutions at TraXtion and has mentored FRC and FTC teams for over a decade.

Paige Bollinger-Brown

Mechanical engineering Mentor

Paige is studying Mechanical engineering at the University of St. Thomas. She is an Alum of the Lighting turtles

Nate Spurgat

Technical Mentor

Nate is a Mechanical Engineer. He is an alum of FIRST LEGO League competition. This is his second year mentoring for the Lightning Turtles.