Aubrey Casey is from Hixson, Tenn., and this is her first year working on the EcoCAR 3 team. Aubrey is on the Controls Team, which is part of the reason she chose to join EcoCAR 3. “I'm very interested in applying the skills I've learned directly into a project, especially one as exciting as the EcoCAR 3 project. I'm also hoping to gain more skills in the design category and more knowledge about the automotive industry.”
Joseph Stockli is a junior majoring in Mechanical Engineering. He grew up in Oak Ridge, Tennessee and this is his first year on UT’s EcoCAR 3 team. Joseph is Team Tennessee’s Systems Safety Manger. “As a car enthusiast, it is amazing to see how the design of automobiles has changed over time. I joined EcoCAR 3 to understand the engineering behind cars, so that I can be a part of the constant innovation in the automotive sector.”
Sushmita Ganji is from India, and this is her second year on the EcoCAR 3 Team. Sushmita joined the team because she says,"It was such a wonderful opportunity to be able to be a part of a team and competition while I study to get my MBA".
Ramin Nabati is from Iran, and this is his first year on the EcoCAR 3 Team. Ramin joined the team because he says,"It is an invaluable opportunity to be able to lead and work with a part of a team to produce the best preforming Camaro".
Russ Campbell is from Knoxville, Tenn., and this is his second year on the EcoCAR 3 Team. Russ joined the team because he says,"I have always enjoyed continuing my learning, and this competition has allowed me to learn and practice my engineering degree".
Victoria Ogier is from Knoxville, Tenn., and this is her second year on the EcoCAR 3 Team. Victoria joined the team because she says," I have always wanted to educate people about the benefits of hybrid vehicles. I was so impressed to learn students are able to turn a a basic Camaro into a hybrid vehicle. Everyone should know about this!".
Dr. Fall is an Associate Professor for the Advertising and Public Relations Department in the College of Communication and Information at the University of Tennessee. Dr. Fall is a former public relations manager. She holds an Accreditation in Public Relations (APR) from the Public Relations Society of America.