Staff

The Solar Car Challenge is staffed by wonderful volunteers who are excited to help high school students be inspired in science, engineering, and alternative energies. We look forward to working with you!


Dr. Lehman Marks
Foundation President and Race Director
University of Texas (Austin), Tulane University

William Shih
Foundation Board Member and Deputy Race Director
University of Southern California

Jarrett Dunn
Foundation Board Member and Operations Director
Georgia Tech University

Chris Jones
Foundation Board Member and Chief Race Judge
California State Polytechnic University (Pomona)

Michael Foree
Foundation Board Member and Communications Director
Rice University

Will Jones
Special Assistant to Race Director - Staff
University of Michigan

Lucas Duduit
Special Assistant to Race Director - Teams
Lake Land Community College

Mackenzie Becker
Special Assistant to Race Director - Media Relations
Purdue University

Christian Negratti
Event Rules Coordinator, Electric-Solar Powered Vehicle Division
Oklahoma State University

Triton Shoup
Race Transportation Officer

Eric Lucas
Deputy Operations Officer

Taylor Davis
Special Race Coordinator

Fred Varian
Race Safety Officer

Colin Hills
Race Medical Officer

David Blair
Race Security Officer

Roddy Parkinson
Official Race Photographer

Mark Westlake
Chairman, Advisory Committee

Lee Cabe
Teaching Consultant/
Race Judge

Rebecca Baze
HR/Registrations Coordinator