Are you excited for next week yet? We sure are and we can’t wait for you all to join for the 99th year of Buggy! One of our favorite events, the Alumni Panel will be back again at the Buggy Design Showcase on Thursday April 11 at 12:30 in Weigand Gym! Our VP, Jeremy Tuttle will again be moderating our band of alumni fools and here’s who’ll be on stage sharing their stories:
Thomas Felmley – Spirit – MCS ’88, CIT ’94
Part of design team for Spirit’s Quantum Leap. Winning chairman while in grad school, mid 90’s. Co-director of a small international disaster response ministry. Owner of Group 66 Designs, a small jewelry and project management firm.
Linna Griffin – Fringe & Sweeps – CFA ’17
Head Mechanic for fringe/Safety chair 16-17/ head judge last year/ now a product designer for automotive accessories.
Annie Black – SDC – DC ’18
Annie was Head Driver on SDC Buggy and drove 2014-2018. She was fortunate enough to be a part of the record breaking teams in 2016 and 2017. Since graduation Annie has been living in NYC working as a software engineer at MongoDB!
Duane Delaney – SigNu – CIT ’87
Mechanic, builder, chief wheel guru for Sigma Nu 1983-1990. Races attendee 35 consecutive years without missing a roll. Probably had something to do with 75% of the wheels on the course over the last 10 years. Currently rubber chemist with Goodyear.
Hunter Rideout – Fringe & Sweeps – CIT ’18
3 years leading Fringe buggy and one year as the president of Fringe as a whole. Spent a semester (Fall 18) as sweepstakes chairman.
Adam McCue – KDR & Sweeps – DC ’07
Returning for his repeat performance – Slowest pusher of all time 2003, House record holding KDR chair 2005, Safety chair 2006, head judge 2007, intoxicated 2008-present.