Officers

Tiffany Hou President

Hi! I am from Southern California, and I love eating and going on adventures to discover the unknown.  In addition to my studies as a Mechanical Engineer, I am also minoring in Theater and Performance Studies.  My hobbies include Yelping, taking phones on my Instax, going on the occasional hike, and baking banana chocolate chip muffins when my bananas are going bad.  I’m super excited to serve for ASME this year!

 

Yash Mehta  – Vice President

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Hi! I’m a senior, joint majoring in Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science & Engineering.  I’m actively involved with research at Cal and I’m deeply interested in manufacturing & consumer electronics.  I’m a Manchester City fan and I love listening to Coldplay, Daft Punk, & Kygo.  If you love pizze, you’d love to hangout with me.

 

Vatsal Patel – Chairman

I am a fourth year Mechanical Engineering major, and I love robots and machines! I was born in India, and grew up in Qatar, so every part of California is new and amazes me.  I enjoy playing music, soccer, hiking, designing, and eating!

 

Asena Yildiz – Publicity and Logistics Coordinator

My name is Asena Yildiz, and I am a second year Mechanical Engineering student.  I’m the Publicity and Logistics Coordinator of ASME, and I’m excited to grow our organization and run awesome events!  In addition to ASME, I am an active member of SWE, ULAB, and CalSol, while also being an RA in the Residence Halls.  Within engineering, robotics, product design, and sustainability are my main passions!

 

Eric Wang – Treasurer

Hi, my name is Eric Wang and I am a freshman currently majoring in mechanical engineering at Cal! Besides working with my fellow ASME officers I also enjoy engaging in research, performing violin, and finding eateries with friends as well as listening to classical music/jazz/pop rock. Very excited to be on board ASME for my first year!

 

Kyle Trieu – Webmaster

Hi, I’m Kyle Trieu, and I’m a sophomore in Mechanical Engineering, with a minor in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science.  Outside of ASME, I am an active member in CalSTAR and AFX.  Within the realm of engineering, I am interested in product design and aerospace technologies. Some of my non-academic hobbies include dance, cooking, and exploring the outdoors. I am excited to be working with ASME to give back to the Mechanical Engineering community and to improve the experience of mechanical engineers at Cal.

 

Colton Nichelson – Board Member

I intend to graduate with a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering with an emphasis in entrepreneurship and technology during December 2018. I have experience working in a petroleum refinery, with drinking water systems, and also am a licensed Realtor. I am interested in mechanical design, manufacturing/supply chain, product management and project management. I enjoy spearheading initiatives and looking for new ways to create value. My long term goal is to start a business that uses science and technology for the betterment of society. I value being an ASME Board Member because it is a chance to give back and stay connected to the Berkeley ME community.

 

Andy Meyers – Board Member

Joseph Baker – Board Member

Alex Yang – Board Member