Fall 2017 Officers
President - Dennis Ogbe
As president, Dennis supervises all affairs for the chapter and runs meetings. He is also responsible for representing the organization both within and outside of Purdue. Dennis is a Ph.D. Student working in wireless communications
Vice President - Garrett McMindes
As VP, Garrett oversees several committees and aids with running the organization. Garrett is a masters Student working in CNSIP
Treasurer - Alden Fisher
Alden manages all of the money for HKN and ensures that the various committees stay within their budgets. He is a Ph.D. student working in fields and optics
Recording Secretary - Tiberius Wehrly
Tiberius is a senior in electrical engineering. He is responsible for keeping record of all occurrences during meetings, mainting a list of active members, and maintaining HKN's historical documents
Events Director - Sutton Hathorn
Sutton works with the events committee to plan fun events throughout the semester and to plan the end of semester banquet. He is a PhD Student working on RFIC design
Facilities Director - Tong Yao
Tong is responsible for maintaining the lounge and lab. Additionally, she is responsible for managing the chapter's website.
Operations Director - Trevor Odelberg
Trevor manages the HKN Lounge and Lab, which includes restocking items, ordering drinks and coffee, and ensuring POD attendance.
Public Relations Director - Stephen Larew
Stephen is a PhD student working with wireless communications. As PR Director, he is responible for running company tech talks and managing HKN's responsibilities with HKN Nationals.
Recruitment Director - Sara Wendte
As Recruitment Director, Sara is responsible for finding the list of eligible candidates and inviting them to join HKN. Over the semester, she works with the potential new members to ensure that they fulfill all of the requirements of membership.
Volunteer Director - Brandon Kozel
As the Volunteer Director, Brandon coordinates all of the volunteering events for the chapter. He is currently an undergraduate Student