STARSHIP ROBOTICS is a not-for-profit organization that provides a hands-on mechatronics program to high school students from our surrounding community. 

We support FIRST Robotics Team 3953.  We provide skills mentoring in the mechanical engineering field, electronics, software development & Robotics.

All our mentors are volunteers with skills, experience & talents in various backgrounds.

We are entirely funded by donations, grants & sponsorships.

Please support our team.

All support is greatly appreciated.


Chief Executive Officer

Kim has a background in Mechanical Engineering,

Industrial Automation & Software Development, and he

is passionate about passing on knowledge & experience to our future Engineers.

Kim Burndred
Shannon Burndred


Shannon has a background in Information Systems, Business Administration, Project Management & Accounting.

She enjoys seeing the team members get inspired by this program & watching them develop new skills and confidence.

Sean Fergus

Chief Financial Officer

Sean was one the founding team members in 2012.  He has continued to mentor & support the team since graduating high school in 2013.