Polytechnic Fulton Ambassadors

Air traffic management

Rachael Shantz

Rachael Shantz

  • Major: Air traffic management
  • Hometown: Phoenix, AZ
  • Fulton Difference Programs: Recruitment Assistant, Aviation Grader
  • Favorite Fulton Memory: Sun Devil Welcome
  • Fun Fact: My favorite animal is a giraffe!

Automotive systems engineering

Shams Hassan

Shams Hassan

  • Major: Automotive systems engineering
  • Hometown: Tempe, AZ
  • Activities: Student Government
  • Favorite Fulton Memory: E2 and the Disney Turn-Around Trip
  • Fun Fact: I am from Bangladesh and know 5 languages.

Daniel Vogel

Daniel Vogel

  • Major: Automotive systems engineering
  • Hometown: Tucson, AZ
  • Fulton Difference Programs: SAE (Society of Automotive Engineers)
  • Favorite Fulton Memory: Fall Welcome
  • Fun Fact: I play the upright bass.

Electrical systems engineering

Shannon McBreen

Shannon McBreen

  • Major: Electrical systems engineering
  • Hometown: Glendale, AZ
  • Fulton Difference Programs: WISE (Women in Science and Engineering, Academic Advising student employee
  • Activities: Poly Photography Club
  • Favorite Fulton Memory: Being an E2 Camp Counselor!
  • Fun Fact: I collect stickers.

Engineering

Joseph Bauer

Joseph Bauer

  • Major: Engineering
  • Hometown: Mesa, AZ
  • Activities: Poly on Wheels, Polymetric Music Club, Director of Programming, Residence Hall Association
  • Favorite Fulton Memory: Using a laser engraver to make photos and keychains.
  • Fun Fact: I love to run. I did cross country and track in high school.

Environmental and resource management

Annie Grimshaw

Annie Grimshaw

  • Major: Environmental and resource management
  • Hometown: St. Louis, MO
  • Favorite Fulton Memory: My favorite memory is hanging out with friends at bonfires of E2 camps.
  • Fun Fact: I’m average at spinning a basketball on my finger

Graphic information technology

Athulya Nair

Athulya Nair

  • Major: Graphic information technology
  • Hometown: Kerala, India
  • Fulton Difference Programs: Engineers Without Borders, Engineering Projects in Community Service (EPICS)
  • Activities: Poly Photography Club
  • Fun Fact: I have completed both Disney and NASA internships.

Human systems engineering

Samantha Nieto

Samantha Nieto

  • Major: Human systems engineering
  • Hometown: Phoenix, AZ
  • Favorite Fulton Memory: Volunteering with Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers
  • Fun Fact: I’ve been SCUBA certified for four years!

Felix Raimondo

Felix Raimondo

  • Major: Human systems engineering
  • Hometown: Philadelphia, PA
  • Fulton Difference Programs: SAE (Society of Automotive Engineers)
  • Favorite Fulton Memory: E2 camp made the transition into ASU much easier and is where I met a lot of my friends.
  • Fun Fact: I am from Philadelphia – all of the Philly Cheesesteaks at other restaurants are fake!

Kambiz Weaver-Salazar

Kambíz Weaver Salazar

  • Major: Human systems engineering
  • Hometown: Tucson, AZ
  • Activities: BLAST (Barrett Leadership and Service Team), Barrett, the Honors College
  • Favorite Fulton Memory: Freshman Fall Welcome Week
  • Fun Fact: I enjoy playing guitar and I like to draw.

Mechanical systems engineering

Cecilia Alcantar

Cecilia Alcantar

  • Major: Mechanical systems engineering
  • Hometown: Show Low, AZ
  • Activities:Changemaker Central, Student Government
  • Favorite Fulton Memory: Creating my first LED circuit with a bread board.
  • Fun Fact: I have 10 siblings.

Athir Al-Hussainy

Athir Al-Hussainy

  • Major: Mechanical systems engineering
  • Hometown: Glendale, AZ
  • Activities: Barrett, the Honors College
  • Favorite Fulton Memory: Success Nights
  • Fun Fact: I love reading J.R.R. Tolkien’s books.

Brooklyn Johnson

Brooklyn Johnson

  • Major: Mechanical systems engineering
  • Hometown: Goodyear, AZ
  • Fulton Difference Programs: GCSP (Grand Challenge Scholars Program), Desert WAVE (Women in Autonomous Vehicle Engineering)
  • Activities: Poly on Wheels, UASP Tutor
  • Favorite Fulton Memory: Roller skating during welcome week.
  • Fun Fact: I am a book nerd.

Hailey Suh

Hailey Suh

  • Major: Mechanical systems engineering
  • Hometown: Brea, CA
  • Fulton Difference Programs: TRIO Tutor
  • Favorite Fulton Memory: Freshman Fall Welcome Week
  • Fun Fact: I can do a headstand but I can’t do a cartwheel. Yet.

Nikki VanHandel

Nikki VanHandel

  • Major: Mechanical systems engineering
  • Hometown: Tucson, AZ
  • Fulton Difference Programs: Math and Engineering Tutor
  • Activities: Barrett, the Honors College
  • Favorite Fulton Memory: Orientation Day
  • Fun Fact: In my free time, I love to paint, bake and embroider.

Professional flight

Jason Sillanpaa

Jason Sillanpaa

  • Major: Professional flight
  • Hometown: Chandler, AZ
  • Fulton Difference Programs: Alpha Eta Rho
  • Favorite Fulton Memory: Tearing down and rebuilding an engine in the power plants lab.
  • Fun Fact: I graduated high school a year early.

Robotics

Alexandria Bisher

Alexandria Bisher

  • Major: Robotics
  • Hometown: Chandler, AZ
  • Activities: Barrett, the Honors College
  • Favorite Fulton Memory: Designing a catapult at E2.
  • Fun Fact: I own a snake named Gilbert.

Robotics and human systems engineering

Jessica Dirks

Jessica Dirks

  • Major: Robotics and human systems engineering
  • Hometown: Mesa, AZ
  • Fulton Difference Programs: Desert WAVE (Women in Autonomous Vehicle Engineering)
  • Activities: Barrett, the Honors College
  • Favorite Fulton Memory: Welcome Week – painting puns on rocks.
  • Fun Fact: I am trying to read a book from every country.

Robotics and software engineering

David Wang

David Wang

  • Major: Robotics and software engineering
  • Hometown: Flagstaff, AZ
  • Fulton Difference Programs: GCSP (Grand Challenge Scholars Program), SoDA (Software Developer’s Association)
  • Activities: Barrett, the Honors College
  • Favorite Fulton Memory: The catapult build in EGR 101.
  • Fun Fact: I speak 3 languages and plays the violin.

Technological entrepreneurship and management

Adam Dahl

Adam Dahl

  • Major: Technological entrepreneurship and management
  • Hometown: Gilbert, AZ
  • Favorite Fulton Memory: Using the equipment in the labs.
  • Fun Fact: I’ve set my trashcan on fire accidentally on multiple occasions.

Unmanned aerial systems

Kai Troup

Kai Troup

  • Major: Unmanned aerial systems
  • Minor: Business
  • Hometown: Bisbee, AZ
  • Activities: Poly Honors Devils, Barrett, the Honors College
  • Favorite Fulton Memory: E2 Camp
  • Fun Fact: I have an FAA Part 107 certification.