Student Officers

As Chief Coordinating Officer, Andrew Qian manages goals and endeavors that encompass multiple departments. These include being the primary organizers, drafters, editors, and writers of the business plan and managing and keeping records of attendance during build season. 

As Chief Competition Officer, Karthik Appana handles robot assembly and construction management, CAD plans for the robot, and competition goals during the season. He is also in charge of strategy management during the season and scouting at competitive events. 

As Chief Development Officer, Abhijay Singireddy is responsible for fundraising and sponsorship undertakings. This includes reaching out to contributors and sponsors and creating fundraising events.

As Chief Marketing Officer, Pranjal Mhetre handles publicity and branding, apparel, including team and sponsor logos, team imagery, this website, and team social media accounts.

As Chief Safety Officer, Cameron Scott is responsible for the safety manual, the implementation of safe practices in the shop, and making sure that safe practices are followed in the pit.

As Chief Inspiration Officer, Nina Plazonic leads SPIKE’s efforts to be an exemplary FIRST team by ensuring that the team embodies and promotes FIRST’s core principles. This includes leading efforts to reach out to the other schools in our district and our broader community, such as starting and mentoring an FTC team at Timberlane Middle School.