New York City FIRST is a Volunteer-driven Organization
Each year over 1,000 wonderfully dedicated individuals give of their time, energy, and creativity to make FIRST® possible in New York City.
FIRST® activities in the metro region are planned and executed through the efforts of planning committees made up of volunteers from all walks of life.
Below is a list of our planning committee chairpersons for 2016-2017:
New York City FIRST® Robotics Competition Planning Committee
- Cherrie Fleisher-Strauss
- Kemi Oluwanifise
New York City FIRST® Tech Challenge Planning Committee
- Charlie Forster
New York City FIRST® LEGO® League Planning Committee
- Mark Sharfshteyn
- Peter Xanthus
New York City FIRST® LEGO® League Jr. Planning Committee
- Elizabeth Vilchis