Lyle Blevins - Has coached award winning Robotics teams for 4 years, and enjoys encouraging youth to learn to tell a robot what to do with coding. Lyle has a Master’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from Va. Tech (Go Hokies!) and has worked with youth for over 20 years. He’s an engineer who encourages kids to enjoy culture as well as analytical activities; He leads worship, enjoys swing dance, and plays music with his family.
Ana Maria Blevins – Has served as the Project Coach for award-winning Robotics teams for 4 years and enjoys helping kids to make successful presentations. She wrote a Kindle eBook called The Project, to guide Project coaches. Ana Maria graduated in Biology and Art (focus on Architecture) from Va. Tech (a Hokie as well!) She and her husband are homeschooling their 6th child, and delight in students discovering their gifts and talents that God gave them for their profession, their family, and the community.
Pamela Falkner is a homeschooling mother of three who from an early age has desired to teach in a non-traditional classroom. She holds a Certificate in Outreach issued by England Master’s Commission, formerly run by Full Life Church in Maltby, Rotherham, England, and a B.S. in Oceanography with an endorsement in science education from the University of Washington. She turns her rich experience in teaching children to the area of sewing by hand for young children, as a way to develop fine motor skills, creativity, and problem solving skills.