Tinkersmiths Makerspace Team

Brian Williford

Brian Williford

Jr. Spaceship Mechanic

Host for Monday and Thursday evening shop related workshops. Brian is responsible commercial client relations which help pay for the space. He spends much of his time designing products which get produced in the shop. He loves creating in AutoDesk Fusion 360 then running whatever equipment needed to facilitate producing the project. Decades ago before diving into technology Brian was a carpenter/woodworker specializing in the restoration of antiquated structures.

Information architect, technoligist, iOS developer, industrial designer, fabricator and woodworker.



Gopal Metro

Gopal Metro

Burns up Lots of Stuff

Host for the weekly Monday evening ElectroFunk Workshop. Gopals group focuses on open source hardware such as Arduino, RaspberryPI along with custom built circuitry. Novices to advanced, adults, kids, enthusiasts at all levels welcome. Casual environment with no prerequisites required. Projects range from musical devices to duck house sensor monitoring. Gopal most often has co-hosts to assist in getting newcomers up and going.


Technoligist, Web developer, electronics wiz and musician.


Workshop Co-hosts

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Louis Desobry

Mechatronics / Toolpathing
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Cleon Chic

Programmer / Network Engineer
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Eric Breeden

Electrical Engineer
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Oliver Daniel


Occasional Project Leads

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Cyril Gropen

Machine Designer
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Mark Witham

Technical Projects
Computer Maintainance
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Adam S.

Shop Lead
AutoDesk Inventor
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Mike Powers

Shapoko CNC
Egg-bot Jedi
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Michael Davis

Shop Lead
Graphic Designer
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Aston Spindly

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