Our Team - 1st Maker Space

Our Team

1st Maker Space Management Team

Kim Brand
President 

Adam Brand
VP of Operations

Gary Roberson
VP of Sales

Bethany Thomas
Director of Education

Shawna Barnes
Communications Director

Grant Michel
Technical Support Manager

Kevin Ellenberger
Business Analyst & Logistics

 

Technicians & Specialists

Jason Brewster
Technical Support Specialist

Kurt Drake
Workshop Lead & 3D Printer Technician

Mike Kostelnik
Maker Programs Facilitator

Kaycee Hammond
Maker Programs Facilitator

Jayelynn Brewster
Makerspace Technician 

 

CURRICULUM ADVISORY TEAM

Gary Pritts, MS Ed,  Science Teacher, Bishop Chatard Catholic High School
Chief Curriculum Designer, 2016 Summer Camps

Arlon Bayliss, MA - Professional Artist, Professor of Art, Ivy Tech Community College
Creativity Consultant2016 Summer Camps

Alan Michel, MS EE, Chief Engineer, HARMAN International Industries
Electronics Curriculum Consultant

Taft Davis, PhD, Mathematics Instructional Coach, IPS Career Technology Center
Curriculum Consultant 

Andres Tovar, PhD, Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering, IUPUI
Curriculum Consultant

Ryan Steuer, CEO, Magnify Learning, Inc.
Project Based Learning Consultant

Carlos Sosa, President, SOSA Group
Marketing and Branding Consultant

Carlos Urquieta, President, Camera Eye Media
Training Courseware & Videography

Kimberly McNeelan, MFA 
Woodworking Advisor