mission statement

The Business Division

The business division is in charge of all aspects of the company that are promoting the product and outreach the team does. Subdivisions include marketing, informal interview, spirit, and engineering notebook.

Marketing Presenters

The marketing team organizes and presents the sale’s pitch of Lightning McClean. This formal interview is not only pitched to judges at B.E.S.T. competitions; the team also presents at the Elmore County Spring Board of Education meeting and the company’s Montgomery Industry Partners breakfast. Frequently, those in marketing presentation become involved in business administration as a career path.

Team Exhibit Presenters

Informal interview is utilized by WHS STEAM Machine to present their product and company to those interested in STEM. Presenters have partners in which they assist each other in the dialogue of information. The presenters are not limited to informal interview. Often, WHS STEAM Machine employees use informal interview to prepare for future events and involvement in the marketing presentation.

Engineering Notebook

An engineering notebook is a document with a maximum of 85 pages that encompasses the path taken create the robot. Documentation begins once the company has received parameters of the game at Kick-Off. This year, the WHS STEAM Machine will participate in Troy B.E.S.T. Hub Competition. Within the engineering notebook one can find the detailed engineering process to Lightning McClean, Save Our Seas (S.O.S.) — A Research Paper, evaluation charts utilized for robot creation, and the software development process. Those that contribute to the notebook learn valuable documentation skills and increase their writing ability.


With extreme enthusiasm and growth in methods of cheer, the spirit team continues to share sportsmanship and well-being to other teams and the community. No poster left without glitter, no give-away un-bedazzled, and no wall of the exhibit without an artistic touch. The spirit team allows creative and crafty minds to flourish into leaders with smiling faces.


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