Mrs. Doris L. Bonaby, Program Director: Computer Scientist. As a Computer Scientist, Mrs. Bonaby has worked for several fortune 500 companies and educational institutions over the last 25 years. Mrs. Bonaby has a wealth of experience as a computer programmer, systems analyst, software developer, project manager, technology trainer, technical writer, business analyst, technology coördinator, system administrator, math instructor, business education instructor and computer science instructor. She skillfully integrated her real world experience as a computer scientist and entrepreneur as she taught web design, digital media, programming, robotics and computer applications courses. She often asked her students, how can you use what you are learning beyond this class? In the capacity as a computer science instructor, she began to integrate NXT Robots and related robot curriculum into the then computer science curriculum. She had dreams of starting a robotics team from early on and did her best to inspire her students to develop an interest in robotics. The students enjoyed building the robots and participating in the team challenges hosted during class. Word of what they were doing and all the fun they were having in class spread like wild-fire. Over the years, Mrs. Bonaby has continued to inculcate the love of robots, programming and technology in young ones.
- Her dream of starting a technology company came to fruition in 2009.
- Her dream of starting a high school level competition robotics team finally came true in 2011! Click here to read their success story.
Now, Mrs. Doris Bonaby has expanded her dream to include educating and mentoring children everywhere, through the use of emergent technologies such as robotics, gaming, programming, digital media and more.