Community Outreach


Rebekah Travis, Vice President of Community Outreach

Mechanical Engineering, 3rd year

Hometown: New Orleans, Louisiana

Email: swevpco@gmail.com

  • Description of Position: VP of Community Outreach involves the encouragement, mentorship, and outreach of young students on STEM related activities and knowledge. VP of Community Outreach also focuses on building a SWENext presence at different schools.
  • Interests: hiking, working on cars, and teaching kids about STEM
  • Involvements: Wreck Racing, ASME, CEISMC KIDS Camp, SWE
  • Career Goals: I would like to work on vehicle research and development for a military defense company in order to give back to the men and women who serve our country.

 Community Outreach Committee

Anvitha Veeragandham, SWENext Chair

Computer Science, 1st Year

Hometown: Belmont, MA

Email: anvitha.veeragandham@gmail.com or gtswenext@gmail.com

  • Description of Position: I help the VP of Community Outreach connect with schools in the Atlanta area and facilitate/guide the officers of those SWENext chapter to build a relationship with GT SWE. 
  • Favorite SWE Memory: 2020 Chair Retreat
  • Interests: Hiking, baking, painting, field hockey
  • Other Involvements: Girls Who Code, ScienceArtWonder, Developer Student Club, W@CC
  • Career Goals: Working in a big technology company like Google or Facebook

Taylor Storlie, SWENext Chair

Mechanical Engineering, 1st Year

Hometown: Ocala,FL

Email: tstorlie3@gatech.edu  or gtswenext@gmail.com

  •  Description of Position: I help the VP of Community Outreach connect with schools in the Atlanta area and facilitate/guide the officers of those SWENext chapter to build a relationship with GT SWE. 
  •  Interests: Reading, riding horses, baking, and robotics
  •  Other Involvements: Teams for Tech, Grand Challenges
  •  Career Goals: Working for a biotech company to design and create new medical technologies

Ariane Richard, Community Outreach Chair

Biomedical Engineering, 2nd Year

Hometown: Falls Church, VA

Email: arichard32@gatech.edu

  • Description of Position: Community Outreach Chair helps plan, organize, and facilitate external events. However, due to COVID, we are currently creating 2 video series as our outreach initiative.
  • Favorite SWE Memory: Tea With The Dean 2019, Exec/Chair Cupcake Decorating Retreat
  • Interests: traveling, hiking, volleyball, spending time with friends and family, baking
  • Other Involvements: Undergraduate Research in the Roy Lab, Alpha Chi Omega Sorority, Biomedical Engineering Society, International Plan
  • Career Goals: I hope to help contribute to the design and development of medical devices that help improve the quality of life and/or care for individuals.