The NorthWest Region was formed by Andy Tencati and Robert Kinley in 2012.  Both Andy and Robert have extensive experience in the motorsports industry, and have been officials in the Northern California Region of NASA since 2001.


Robert Kinley holds a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science from UC Berkeley.  He has been involved with NASA for the past 12 years, and currently serves as Operating Steward in the Northern California Region.  Mr. Kinley has experience in all aspects of NASA events, including Timing and Scoring, Grid, Safety, Race Control, Event Director, and Assistant Regional Director.  Mr. Kinley is currently employed by CCI, a software and financial services company as a Network Administrator.


Andrew Tencati is a certified Paramedic/Firefighter with 16 years of experience in various emergency services.  He is President/Owner of Sierra Fire Rescue, a motorsports safety provider.  Mr. Tencati has held various positions over the past 11 years with NASA NorCal including Chief of Safety and Tow, Emergency Response Coordinator, and Operations Coordinator.  Mr. Tencati is currently employed by the Sacramento City Fire Department as a Firefighter/Paramedic and SideTrax EMS as a paramedic.




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