NorCal Association Board & Directory

Northern California State Board of Directors

Association Director

Bruce Mackinlay – Email 

Association Assistant Director

Marilyn Tamura – Email 


Cinde Ayers – Email 


Wendy Thomas – Email 

Assistant Treasurer

OPEN – Email 

Membership Director

Cameran Haire – Email 

Communications Director

OPEN – Email 

Team Director

Jessica Fusco – Email 

Volunteer Director

OPEN – Email 

Officials Director

Caroline Lebar – Email 

Events Director (Tournaments)

Isabel Gervis – Email 

Emeritus AD

Diedre Girod – Email 

State Problem Captains:

Problem 1

Nicholas Young – Email 

Problem 2

Cheri Meadows – Email 

Problem 3

Sunil Dhar – Email 

Problem 4

Jonathan Drogin – Email 

Problem 5

Kristen Friend – Email 

Score Captain

Paul Jacobs – Email 

Spontaneous Problem Captain

Cathy Parker – Email 

Tournament Director

Marilyn Tamura – Email 

***Thank you to all these volunteers for helping make the program strong for the students of Northern California.***

  • Judges, Time to Register!
    Competitions will take place on Saturday, February 3, 2024, at Natomas High School in Sacramento and on Saturday, February 10, 2024, at Edna Hill Middle School in Brentwood.
  • Qualifying Tournament Registration is Open!
    A team may participate in one Qualifying Tournament. Please only register for one weekend. Teams wishing to advance to the State Tournament must compete in a Qualifying Tournament.
  • Don’t Forget Your STYLE!
    Teams are encouraged to develop a theme and incorporate creative elements into their solutions in technical, vehicle, structure AND performance long-term problems.