Elyse Carroll


What subgroups do you mentor?

I mentor the FIRST Tech Challenge (FTC) team. For Paragon, I mentor Administration and Imagery.

How long have you been a FIRST Robotics mentor?

Five or six years.

What is you favorite memory of FIRST Team Paragon 571?

My favorite memory is the year at Bash at the Beach when my son Robert Carroll did the fantastic trick with the robot. At the end of the game, he drove the robot onto the ramp in such a way that it only had two wheels resting on the ramp when the match ended. We won.

What do you do for a living?

I work at the town of Windsor’s Day Care center. I’m an educator.

What is your favorite music, artist, or band?

The Black Eyed Peas.

What country would you like to travel to?

Sweden, where my father comes from.

If you could have any superpower, what would it be?

I would have hundreds of arms. And probably also eyes in the back of my head.