FIRST Alum Spotlight: Rachel Clark

Sep 17, 2018 Written by Rachel Clark, FIRST Alum



FIRST Alum Rachel Clark and the Robettes


FIRST Alum Rachel Clark was a founding member of Minnesota’s first all-girls FIRST Robotics Competition team, Team 2177 “The Robettes.” FIRST inspired her to change her career plans from psychology to engineering and gave her the practical experience, network, and self-confidence to help her get where she is today. As a FIRST Alum, she has returned to mentor the team while growing her engineering career at FIRST Strategic Partner 3M. “Even though I am a mentor now, I still learn at robotics and can apply what I am learning to my real-world job,” she says.. 

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