Creators

Erica Stryker
Author & Illustrator
Erica Stryker was a team member on FRC 568 from 2017-2019. She illustrated the original Riley Robot Book, Riley Robot and the Race in Space, where she conceptualized the core Read More
Steve Ives
Author
Steve Ives joined FRC 568 the Nerds of the North as a mentor in 2018. He is the author of the book, "Riley Robot Picks a Rocket." He is a Read More
Jayne Hannah
Translator
Jayne Hannah is a FIRST Alumna of FTC 3792, the SunChasers. She is originally from the small Alaska Native village of Mekoryuk, Alaska, located on Nunavak island, hundreds of miles Read More
Sandra King
Translator
Sandra King is an educator from Mekoryuk, Alaska. More bio coming soon!
Vicki Nechodomu
Advisor, Author, & Illustrator
Vicki is one of the lead coaches for FRC 568, the Nerds of the North, and has been with the team since 2017. She is the lead mentor for the Read More
Josh Bell
Author
Bio Coming Soon!
Will Shumway
Author
Bio Coming Soon
Art Crozier
Author
Art joined FRC 568 in the fall of 2019 as our youngest Nerdlet, and he has given 200% since day one!
Emily Massie
Advisor, Author, & Illustrator
Bio coming soon!
Nikira Lane
Author & Illustrator
Alexa Todd
Author & Illustrator
Cooper Danner
Author
Ian Beck
Author
Ian joined FRC 568 in 2018. He co-wrote the book, "Riley Robot Becomes a Big Brother."
Wade Roach
Author
Matthew Johnson
Author
Laura Gordon
Advisor Author & Illustrator
Sophia Lee
Illustrator
Toya Takahashi
Illustrator