Max Kerr, a Hilo High grad and a Computer Science Major at the University of Hawaii at Hilo, has been chosen for the part-time Robotic Technician position, working directly under PISCES Robotic Village Project Manager, Rodrigo Romo.  Max will help select hardware and software needed for the newly acquired PISCES rover, as well as programming. His expertise stems from his time with the Hilo Viking Robotics club, where he was in charge of programming and wiring robots for the FRC and VEX competitions.

     “Max represents everything we at PISCES are looking for in team members,” says Romo. “He is a graduate of a local school and was instrumental in the success of Hilo High’s robotics club. His creativity, skills, and strong work ethic makes him a perfect fit for this job. We are honored to have him join our ranks.”

     Max’s first day is March 14.