Nathan Podjenski Outreach Chair Nathan is from Kansas City, Missouri and is a freshman in Materials Engineering. When he's not studying, he likes to golf, go to the gym, and play guitar. He is still working on figuring out what exactly he wants to pursue as far as a career goes.
Katie Woltkamp VEISHEA Co-Chair Katie is from LeRoy, Illinois and is a freshman majoring in Electrical Engineering and hopes to obtain a Spanish for Professionals minor. Outside of her major she enjoys cats, sports, and her sorority Pi Beta Phi. After graduation she hopes to work in Spain or South America in the field of power distribution.
Tiffany Lam Major: Chemical Engineering
Hometown: Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Hobbies: Violin and music, sports, being outdoors, hanging out with friends, cooking/baking
Career Aspirations: Doing something with science (chemistry mainly) that benefits and gives back to others worldwide
Nick Jones Major: Electrical Engineering
Hometown: Oregon, Illinois
Hobbies: Running, and Swimming
Career Aspirations: Working at a nuclear power plant
Maria Paula Arevalo Major: Chemical Engineering Hometown: Bogota, Colombia Hobbies: Reading, volunteering, listening to music, watching foreign movies Career Aspirations: To research in biomedical and biological applications of chemical engineering and apply my knowledge to improve environmental and social conditions in developing countries
Jason Wong Major: Computer Engineering and Accounting Double Major Hometown: Cedar Rapids, Iowa Hobbies: Tennis, golf, wrestling, and video games Career Aspirations: Create, own, and manage a new computer security consultant company
Maggie Hollander Major: Computer Engineering
Hometown: West Des Moines, Iowa
Career Aspirations: Working for Microsoft
Melissa Mika Major: Civil Engineering Hometown: Boulder, Colorado Hobbies: Swing Dancing Career Aspirations: To improve society's everyday life and create a more sustainable world
Ashley Kohagen Secretary Ashley is from Waverly, Iowa and is a freshmen in Agricultural Engineering in the Power and Machinery option. She came from a farming background so she thought she would get the best of both worlds with this major. Ashley is a member of the Iowa State University Cyclone Football 'Varsity" Marching Band on Alto saxophone and the ISU Jazz Ensemble II on Bari saxophone. After graduation, Ashley would like to be working at either John Deere or Pioneer.
Megan Mohar VEISHEA Build Leader (Agriculture) Major: Chemical Engineering Hometown: Racine, Wisconsin Hobbies: Volleyball, reading, softball, and arts and crafts Career Aspirations: To get a job that I will enjoy
Augustine Villa Treasurer A native of Altoona, Iowa, Augustine is a freshman in Chemical Engineering and Physics. He is a lifelong Iowa resident and enjoys opportunities to learn whenever they are presented. He chose to attend ISU due to its impressive record in engineering and friendly atmosphere. He currently conducts research in the department of chemical engineering. Augustine is also pursuing a minor in Spanish, and hopes to apply it to his career. He is still working out his plans for after graduation, but wants to have an impact in the research community.
Nathaniel Kingry VEISHEA Build Leader (Chemical) Major: Aerospace Engineering Hometown: Ladd, Illinois Hobbies: Running and Ultimate Frisbee Career Aspirations: NASA research and development
Matt Whitehouse VEISHEA Build Leader (Aerospace) Major: Aerospace Engineering
Hometown: West Des Moines, Iowa
Hobbies: Basketball, Football, and Multiple Musical Instruments
Career Aspirations: To work at NASA or one of the private Aerospace Companies such as Space X or Blue Origin to work on manned space flight
Tom Gavin VEISHEA Build Leader (Computer) Major: Mechanical Engineering
Hometown: Chicago, Illinois
Hobbies: Playing all types of sports, music production, automotive rebuild and maintenance
Career Aspirations: Engine/Power train research and development for Audi