2022 Executive Board
Haley Scott is excited to serve as the AIAA President. She is a senior majoring in Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering with a minor in Production Lifecycle Management. Originally from Fairmount, Indiana, Haley came to Purdue to pursue her dream of an aerospace career. She chose to continue as a member of the executive board because of all the great connections she made with her fellow members previously as Public Relations Chair and secretary. Haley looks forward to talking to other members and spreading the word about AIAA so more students can be a part of a great organization.
Alyssa is currently a junior majoring in Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering with a minor in Business Economics. After completing an internship with Boeing, she will be specializing in propulsion. Her other involvement on campus includes being the Project Manager for Purdue Space Program Spaceport America and being part of the outreach team for the Women In Engineering Program. Alyssa is excited to further her passion for aerospace through AIAA. As Vice President and Secretary, her goal is to improve engagement among members and connect the organization with the community. She hopes to help Purdue AIAA grow to be a prominent organization at the university.
Vice President & Secretary
Mateo is a junior majoring in Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering, with a Certificate in Entrepreneurship and Innovation. His research experience and interests lie in high-rate destructive materials testing. As Treasurer, Mateo hopes to organize fun and engaging events for Boilermakers wishing to learn more about aerospace. Ultimately, he hopes this will contribute to members becoming remarkable STEM professionals who will have a positive impact on the world and on Purdue’s legacy.
Madelyn Jessick is a sophomore majoring in Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering. She is the manufacturing lead for the PSP Spaceport America team and is looking forward to launching her L1 rocket named Karl. She enjoys drinking coffee in Lawson, watching The Martian on repeat, boat rides, taking pictures of her dog, reading, and learning random facts. She is so excited to make connections with both industry partners and fellow AIAA members as Events Coordinator and can’t wait to see everyone at AIAA events!
Noah is currently a junior majoring in Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering. He is excited to fill the position of Projects Coordinator over his next year at Purdue. As the coordinator, Noah keeps tabs on all the design teams, making sure they are making progress and have everything they need. He also organizes events to create new design teams and new projects to increase opportunities for members. Over the previous two summers, Noah has been an intern in Southern California at a manufacturing company called ADM Works where his interest in engineering was kindled and he learned about the process of creating prototypes from the original drawing to the finished product.
Mehul Dhillon is a sophomore in Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering. He is excited to fill the position of Academic & Industrial Relations Chair! As Academic & Industrial Relationship chair, Mehul hopes to present many opportunities for AIAA members to network with key leaders in the Aerospace Industry. Along with networking opportunities, Mehul hopes to provide avenues to help AIAA members to be successful academically as well as professionally. Over the past summer, Mehul was an intern at Rolls-Royce and the experience has motivated him to specialize in aerodynamics for his degree.
Academic & Industrial Relations Chair
Rahaf Adi is a sophomore starting her major in Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering with a minor in philosophy.In addition to serving as the Outreach chair for AIAA, she is part of the Purdue space day organizing team. As an international student, Rahaf wants to make sure other AAE international students are getting the fun and enriching experience she’s getting through AIAA. She is happy to see the AIAA community growing as an inclusive and optimistic one.