Brandon is the lead mentor for the I.C.MARS outreach and education projects. Currently, Brandon is working with three GIS students on a collaborative project to create a camera capable of creating a composite image comprised of an RGB, a red, and a near-infrared image. Brandon graduated from SIPI's Pre-Engineering program in the in April 2014 and began studying biology at the University of New Mexico.
Emery's current role at SIPI is mentor and programmer for the autonomous rovers and lead developer for the NASA SUITS augmented reality competition. Emery began working at SIPI in the summer trimester of 2016. His task was to program the T101 Mars Rovers that would roam the Mars Yard facilities.