Current Mentors:

From artists to engineers, our mentor team consists of passionate, talented and creative teens from all around the bay area (and Washington). Mentors are responsible for all day-to-day MakeX tasks such as staffing, shop maintenance, finance, recruiting and training, and more.

Scroll down to learn more about our mentors!

IMG_7945.jpeg
Aditi Jain

Aditi is a Senior at Gunn and thoroughly enjoys listening to music. She also enjoys programming, working with electronics, building Pokémon themed model rockets, and reading terrible books that people recommend to her. Outside of MakeX, she enjoys playing soccer and the ukulele.

"hmm" - Aditi Jain

eli.jpg
IMG_0005.jpeg
Eli Gaskin
Carter Baginskis

Eli Gaskin is a sophomore at Gunn High School. He enjoys building rockets, chemistry, and baking. Eli is also a cat enthusiast, and likes to send his friends photos of his cats, Bella and Obe. Outside of MakeX, Eli exists. 

"pain" -Eli Gaskin

Carter Baginskis is a junior at Woodside Priory and enjoys programming, woodworking, CAD, photography, digital art, and anything MakeX..the list goes on. Outside of MakeX Carter runs cross country and track and loves playing guitar.

"Hi there" "For giggles" -Carter Baginskis

"You Know, For Kids" - The Hudsucker Proxy

Past Mentors (<3)

Aashai Avadhani

Annalee Soohoo

Arunim Agarwal

Benji Nio

Claire Kokontis

David Anwyl

Dhara Yu

Gregory Xie

Isabella Yu

Jevan Yu

Johnathon Lu

Kai Gallagher

Kesi Soundararajan

Kevin Dee

Maria Ramon

Michael Wang

Nicholas Mo

Peter Turnbull

Richa Krishna

Takaaki Sagawa

William Meng

Yonatan Maor

Sofia Little

Noah Mililvojevic

Founders

James Wang

Jeremy Trilling

Nathan Kau

The guy who pays for the website

Also Nathan Kau