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Grizzlies Racing is a student organization at Oakland University in Rochester Hills, Michigan. Our organization is a diverse group of students from various majors and backgrounds who share a passion for motorsports and experiential learning opportunities. We aim to provide our members with a meaningful experience to prepare them for the professional workforce. As competitors in the Formula SAE Collegiate Design Series, we are responsible for designing and building a Formula 1 style race car. 

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Meet the Team

Mark Archer, 2020 Team President

Computer Science Major

2020 Team President

2019 Team Secretary

GRX8 Electrical Team

David Ingermann, Head of Business & Marketing

General Management Major

2020 Head of Business and Marketing/VP

Sponsor Outreach & Relations

Business Plan Presenter

Web Designer

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Hanna Rau, Secretary

Industrial Systems Engineering Major

2020 team Secretary

GRX8 & GRX9 Project Manager

Reshall Yatooma, Treasurer

Accounting Major

2020 Team Treasurer

Business and Marketing

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Gavin McPherson, Chassis Director

Mechanical Engineering Major

2020 Chassis Director

GRX8 & GRX9 Ergonomics & Composites

Matt McAuliffe, Powertrain Director

Mechanical Engineering Major

2020 Powertrain Director

GRX8 & GRX9 Powertrain

Matt Hait, Electrical Systems Director

Electrical Engineering Major

GRX8, GRX9, and GR20 Electrical

Data Acquisition

Programmer

Sam Van Portfliet, Brake System lead

Mechanical Engineering Major

GRX7, GRX8, GRX9, and GR20 brakes

Gabe Carnes, Aerodynamics Lead

Mechanical Engineering Major

GRX8, GRX9 and GR20 Aerodynamics

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Adam Delbeke, Former President

Mechanical Engineering Major

Former President

Machinist

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Jake Sippl, Crew Chief

Operations Management Major

Chassis Systems

Vehicle Assembly & Maintenance

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Erald Bardhollari, Former Electrical Lead

Electrical Engineering Major

Former Electrical Lead

GRX8, GRX9, and GR20 Electrical

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Owen Ross, Ergonomics

Mechanical Engineering Major

GRX9 Drivetrain

GR20 Ergonomics

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Cam Post, Frame Lead

Mechanical Engineering Major

GRX9 & GR20 Chassis

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Rob Roy, Suspension

Mechanical Engineering Major

GRX9 & GR20 Suspension

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Jude Ashwin Wilson, Exhaust

Mechanical Engineering Major

GRX8 & 9 Chassis, GR20 Exhaust

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Noah Kachadurian, Drivetrain Subsystem Lead

Mechanical Engineering Major

GRX8, GRX9, and GR20 Drivetrain

Hayden Gibor, Cooling

Mechanical Engineering Major

GRX9 and GR20 Cooling

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Bella Lane, Composites

Criminal Justice Major

GRX8, GRX9, and GR20 Composites

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Josh Mitchell, Technician, Composites

Mechanical Engineering Major

GRX9 Composites

Vehicle Assembly & Maintenance

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Kenzie King, Programming & Composites

Computer Science Major

GR20 Composites

GR20 Programming

Future Vehicle Development

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Lucas Toth, Intake System

Mechanical Engineering Major

GRX8, GRX9, and GR20 Intake

Powertrain

Nick Zimmerman, Drivetrain

Mechanical Engineering Major

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Emily Anthony, 

Mechanical Engineering Masters Student

Project Management

Ergonomics

Nivisa Vakeesan, Former Business Lead

Chemistry & Education Major

Former Head of Business and Marketing

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Jomar Noceda, Business & Graphics

Mechanical Engineering Major

Spencer Warthman, Business

Operations Management Major

New Member Project Manager

Sponsor Outreach

Swapnil Vaidya, Brakes

Mechanical Engineering Graduate Student

GR20 Brakes

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Trevor Sutton, Pneumatic Shifitng

Mechanical Engineering Major

Pneumatic Shifting

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Emily Boar, Business & Electrical

Electrical Engineering Major

GRX9 and GR20 Electrical

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Kyle Westfall, 

Mechanical Engineering Major

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Alec Schryer,

Mechanical Engineering Major

Grant Benedettini, Powertrain

Mechanical Engineering Major

Ryan Robinson, Electrical

Major

GR20 Electrical

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Jayven Phillips, Electrical

Mechanical Engineering Major

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Melanie Keithly, General Member

Mechanical Engineering

General member

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Breanna Bunner,

Major

System On Car

Tasks On Team

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Holly Woods, 

Major

System On Car

Tasks On Team