Team Sunergy Members

Team Sunergy runs on support from across the university and with the help of our sponsors. Included here are Team Sunergy’s leadership team and the advisers that will be traveling with us to the 2022 Formula Sun Grand Prix track race and American Solar Challenge road race events in Independence, Missouri. Events are scheduled July 1 through July 16th.

Team Members

Sean Riordan

Positions on the team: Business Lead, Driver
Years on the team: 2
Hometown: Campobello, South Carolina
Majors: Political science and economics

Reid Kerr ’22

Position on the team: Mechanical Lead
Years on the team: 4
Hometown: Greensboro, NC
Major: Graduated in May 2022, B.S. in sustainable technology

Kyla Willoughby

Positions on the team: Photographer, Driver, Media Lead
Years on the team: 1.5
Hometown: Chapel Hill, NC
Major: Commercial photography

Aaron Green

Position on the team: Business
Years on the team: 1
Hometown: Charlotte, NC
Major: Finance and banking

Austin Liebgott

Positions on the team: Lead Designer, Co-Mechanical Lead, Driver
Years on the team: 2
Hometown: Greensboro, NC
Major: Industrial design

Brendan Fox ’22

Position on the team: Electrical Member
Years on the team: 1
Hometown: Emerald Isle, NC
Major: Graduated in May 2022, B.A. in physics

Griffin Honea

Position on the team: Internal Communications Lead
Years on the team: 2
Hometown: Boone, NC
Major: History

Ivy Daniel

Position on the team: Media Member
Years on the team: 1
Hometown: Winston-Salem, NC
Major: Electronic media/broadcasting

Isaac Allen

Position on the team: Embedded Systems
Years on the team: 1
Hometown: Lenoir, NC
Major: Computer science

Jacob Doeren

Position on the team: Electrical Member
Years on the team: 1
Hometown: Raleigh, NC
Major: Sustainable technology

John Diekmann

Position on the team: Mechanical Member
Years on the team: 1
Hometown: Asheville, NC
Major: Sustainable technology

Kiernan Presler-Marshall

Positions on the team: Fabrication, Van Driver
Years on the team: 1
Hometown: Chapel Hill, NC
Major: Sustainable development

Logan Richardson

Position on the team: Embedded Systems
Years on the team: 1
Hometown: Fayetteville, NC
Major: Computer science graduate program

Matthew Allen ’21

Position on the team: Electrical Lead
Years on the team: 4
Hometown: Chapel Hill, NC
Major: Engineering physics graduate program; Allen graduated in May 2021, B.S. in sustainable technology

Patrick Laney

Position on the team: Mechanical Lead
Years on the team: 4
Hometown: Matthews, NC
Major: Sustainable technology

Nicole Sommerdorf

Position on the team: Electrical Lead
Years on the team: 2
Hometown: Raleigh, NC
Majors: Environmental science and sustainable technology

Sam Prewitt ’22

Positions on the team: Embedded Systems Lead, Driver
Years on the team: 1.5
Hometown: Apex, NC
Majors: Graduated in May 2022, B.S. in computer science

Zach Howard

Position on the team: Mechanical Member
Years on the team: 1
Hometown: Holly Springs, NC
Majors: Sustainable technology