Jimmy Shehee - President
Jimmy is a senior in NPRE with a concentration in power, safety, and the environment. For the past two summers, Jimmy has worked as a reactor engineering intern at a nuclear power plant in Illinois. The nuclear field has been Jimmy's passion ever since earning the nuclear science merit badge in Boy Scouts, and as president of ANS he is looking forward to sharing that passion with fellow students and the community. Outside of the nuclear sphere, Jimmy enjoys cycling, cooking, plants, and playing video games.
Gavin Davis - Internal Vice President
Gavin is a junior in the NPRE department concentrating on Power, Safety, and the Environment. He currently is working under NPRE professor Katy Huff in advanced reactors and fuel cycles. He enjoys making music, photography, gaming, and scolding people for not wearing masks when they definitely should be.
Anna Balla - External Vice President
Anna is a senior in NPRE with a concentration in Power, Safety, and Environment. She spent her last summer at Exelon working remotely in the Radiation Protection department at Dresden Generating Station. This year Anna is excited to be an Engineering Learning Assistant and help freshman students navigate their first year at college. In her spare time, Anna likes to play volleyball, kick butt at Just Dance, and try her best to keep her little baby basil plant alive.
Stephen Armstrong - Treasurer
Stephen is a junior in the NPRE department’s Plasma and Fusion Science and Engineering track. He is also an active member at the Nuclear Radiation Laboratory where he works on a project involving surface deposition by plasma treatment of various materials. Outside of nuclear, Stephen plays the electric bass for a local church group and enjoys playing video games with friends.
Joshua Hoffman - Secretary
Josh is a sophomore in the Plasma and Fusion Science concentration in NPRE and is pursuing a minor in Physics. He is currently working at the Center for Plasma-Material Interactions on research into the use of liquid lithium for fusion applications. Outside of school and work, Josh enjoys being social(ly distant) with friends, playing video games, and getting cooking lessons from his roommates.
Dilan Kurukulasuriya - Outreach
Dilan is a sophomore in the Plasma and Fusion Science concentration and is pursuing a minor in both Physics and Mathematics. He is interested in materials research dealing with fusion science, and works at the Center for Plasma-Material Interactions lab. Dilan is also the Treasurer of Subatomic Pigeons Improv, and improv comedy RSO on campus. Outside of school work, Dilan enjoys playing Super Smash Bros., spending time with his friends, and climbing things.
Nathan Ryan - Public Relations
Nathan is a sophomore in Physics pursuing a minor in Math. Outside of ANS, Nathan is a coordinator for the Shadow an Engineer program, and a research assistant at the Advanced Reactors and Fuel Cycles with Prof. Huff. Outside of school, he enjoys cooking, playing volleyball, and exploring national parks.
David Leonhardt - Social Chair
David is a junior in the Plasma and Fusion Science concentration. He currently works at the Center for Plasma-Material Interactions conducting research on the use of atmospheric plasmas as tools for variable material surface depositions. Outside of ANS, he is also the coach and former captain of the premier competitive Rainbow Six: Siege team for the university. When not doing school work, David enjoys reading, hanging out with his friends, learning how to cook, and making the worst jokes this side of the Mississippi.