President – Harry Brodsky
Majoring in Mechanical Engineering and Physics & Geology and Physics, 2019
Hometown: West Orange, NJ
Favorite Planet: Mars
Vice President’s Responsibilities: Oversee communication between the executive board and the club, serve as secretary of the executive board (prepare agendas and take minutes), schedule spaces and tables and coordinates executive board meetings, and stand in as President in any absence of the President.
What do you want to accomplish in your position on the Board? As Vice President, it’s my job to assist the president and represent the president when she can’t be somewhere in person. I want to make sure the E-board and its meetings run smoothly and to take care of any business that doesn’t fall under the responsibility of the other board members.
Vice President – Jennifer Morin
Mechanical Engineering with a minor in Business Administration, 2019
Hometown: Mendon, MA
Favorite Planet: Mars
President’s Responsibilities: Serve as liaison between the club and Northeastern and AIAA, chair the executive board, oversee the development of the club’s projects, and work closely with project leads to achieve goals.
What do you want to accomplish in your position on the Board? I want to make sure that everything on the non-technical side of things is handled so that our members can focus on the amazing things they do. I want to get projects funding and all the resources they need to be successful and to rid them of any limitations that would otherwise prevent them from reaching their goals.
Treasurer – Lauren Bell
Combined Computer Engineering and Computer Science, 2020
Hometown: San Mateo, CA
Favorite Planet: Kepler-10b
Treasurer’s Responsibilities: Make required financial reports, approve project budgets and authorize expenditures, appoint and fundraise with two funding ambassadors, ensure all budgets are met and never exceeded, and attend Student Activities Business Office required meetings.
What do you want to accomplish in your position on the Board? I hope to keep the AIAA’s projects funded, while keeping track of and organizing documentation of spending.
Operations Manager – Adam Poirier
Mechanical Engineering with a minor in Computer Science, 2018
Hometown: Danvers, MA
Favorite Planet: Third rock from the sun.
Operations Manager’s Responsibilities: Enforce lab policies as provided by the lab director and/or club advisor, appoint members to the Design Safety Committee (DSC) and safety officers, oversee the Design Safety Committee and safety officers, enforce lab policy and report frequent violations in conjunction with safety officers, and maintain relations with the lab director and NU Risk Services.
What do you want to accomplish in your position on the Board? My goal is to make sure that the rockets that we launch are safe, and that everyone can always find what they need in the lab.
Outreach Coordinator – Karl Swanson
Computer Engineering, 2020
Hometown: Queensbury, NY
Favorite Planet: Proxima Centauri B
Outreach Coordinator’s Responsibilities: Maintain the club’s image including relations with news sources and media, manage the club’s community outreach initiatives and STEM education events, promote the club at on-campus events such as club fairs and online via social media, and coordinate one lecture event per semester.
What do you want to accomplish in your position on the Board? My main wish is to get as many people possible jazzed about our club and all of the awesome projects we pour our blood, sweat, and tears into. I also plan to run events so that we can engage youth and get them excited about engineering!