FIRST Chesapeake is a District Model Competition designation created through a partnership between US FIRST, headquartered in Manchester, New Hampshire, and VirginiaFIRST, an independent 501(c)(3) located in Mechanicsville VA to operate the FIRST Robotics Competition across the District of Columbia, Maryland, and Virginia.  VirginiaFIRST is the partner responsible for program operation, strategy, finance, fundraising, governance, and administration of the FIRST Robotics Competition across the District of Columbia, Maryland, and Virginia, and for the operation of the FIRST Tech Challenge in Virginia.

Name Title Email Address Phone
Leighann Scott Boland Executive Director/Director of Development lboland@firstchesapeake.org (804) 514-7712
Kristin Clemons Programs Director kclemons@firstchesapeake.org (804) 239-2228
Krystian Jones Manager of Programs kjones@firstchesapeake.org
Samantha Ellis Director of Operations sellis@firstchesapeake.org (804) 572-8454
Allison "Alli" Lanham Corporate Gifts Officer alanham@firstchesapeake.org
Glen Davis Director of Logistics gdavis@firstchesapeake.org (804) 928-3506
Ron Therrien Team Liaison & Community Engagement Coordinator (DC/MD) rtherrien@firstchesapeake.org
Matthew Glennon Director of Technology mglennon@firstchesapeake.org
Delilah Gilliam NextUp Program Coordinator dgilliam@firstchesapeake.org
Kevin "KP" Pardus FIRST Senior Mentor - Virginia kpardus@firstinspires.org 
Angie Fontanilla FIRST Senion Mentor - Greater DC Area afontanilla@firstinspires.org  

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