Chair, FIRST Tech Challenge Planning Committee | Engineering & Technology Teacher, Crawfordsville High School
Darrin Wilcoxson is a High School Engineering & Technology teacher at Crawfordsville High School located in Crawfordsville, IN. He has 18 years’ of experience in the education field teaching Pre-engineering, Computer Science, Advanced Manufacturing, Construction, and Digital Electronics.
Darrin has been involved in FIRST Tech Challenge since 2007 and hosted the inaugural FTC Indiana State Championship in 2010 when he became the states’ first Affiliate Partner. Since then he has continued to host events and volunteer at dozens more to help the state grow. Since 2017 Darrin has been a part of the FIRST Indiana Robotics Board serving as the chair for FTC.
Darrin earned his Bachelor of Science degree from Purdue University and his M.Ed. degree from Indiana Wesleyan University in Marion, IN. He has been named ETEI Teacher of the Year, PLTW Computer Science Teacher of the Year, and volunteer of the year for the FTC program in Indiana. Darrin lives in Lafayette, IN with his wife Alice.