Mark Tayler - Head Coach
Mr. Mark Tayler has been a mentor to the team from 2014-2019. 1st year head coach. Mr Tayler studied Computer Science at NJIT and CCM. Mr. Tayler has worked in the computer and IT business for over 30 years. He has been a volunteer for a number of youth sports and activities in Roxbury for over a decade and a half.
“Watching the students grow is my greatest joy. When they challenge the norm, build a better mechanism, take on leadership positions, work together and smile, we know we have achieved something. If we do all that we will be successful on the field.”
Matt Brauer - Assistant Coach
Roxbotix Alumni 2012, Asst Coach 2018-2019. BS Mathematics from William Paterson University. Matt is a co-founder of the team and a mathematician for the Department of Defense at Picatinny Arsenal.
We couldn’t do it without them. Our mentors donate over 1,000 hours of their time each year helping our students learn and grow. Mentors come from many different disciplines, electrical, mechanical, programming, design and construction. They enable both students and adults to appreciate the value of sportsmanship, teamwork, and Gracious Professionalism®
Pictured front row: Allyson Wagner, Tin La, Brian Sprules. Back row: Grant Dalton, Ward Ruoff, David Honig
Our Alumni Mentors
Alumni Mentors are those former teammates who have come back to help mentor the new class of Roxbotix teammates. Being Alumni they bring additional insight into team dynamics, working with the FRC Judges and understanding the challenges from a students viewpoint .
Pictured front row: Nyomi Vasquez, Raven Rosini & Thomas Sexton. Back row: Angelo Tumminello, Adam Pedersen, Jack Tayler & Matt Brauer (Assistant Coach)