Coaches

Wayne Cokeley

Head Coach Wayne Cokeley

[Head Coach] Wayne Cokeley goes above and beyond for the team every single day – and many nights and weekends. Mr. Cokeley is the go-to guy that makes it all happen. Read the Woodie Flowers Award Entry written about Mr. Cokeley in 2006.

Robert Goldman

Assistant Coach Robert Goldman

[Assistant Coach] Robert Goldman began working with Raider Robotix in 2006. Mr. Goldman heavily involves himself in setting up media and fundraising opportunities for the team. For example, the Strong Man Contests we have held in recent years were successful thanks to Mr. Goldman. He also helps organize other fundraising events, such as basketball games. We thank him for his continuing support and assistance to the members of Team 25.

Roger Weiss

Roger Weiss

[Volunteer Coach] Roger Weiss serves as a mentor to the members of Team 25. With a masters degree and intense passion in mechanical engineering from Stevens Institute of Technology, he spreads his in-depth knowledge to aspiring engineers of Raider Robotix. Mr. Weiss also coaches the three FTC teams affiliated with Team 25. He makes sure that freshman and newcomers to the program are easily transitioned into the realm of FIRST allowing them to compete in FTC. Weiss also helps out with the NJ FTC program by volunteering at the events. He makes sure that our team continues to grow by keeping students interested in the program. Mr. Weiss also teaches a Freshman engineering class and a class called The Infinity Project, showing students the concepts and dynamics of engineering. We thank Mr. Weiss for his continuing support and contributions to the team.