Position Name Email
President

Theresa Rehbein

rehbein.theresa@gmail.com

Vice President Aaron Ishiki

aaronishiki@gmail.com

Secretary Isabelle Cuthbertson

isabelle.cuthbertson@gmail.com

Treasurer Daisie Vandenbos

d.vandenbos@hotmail.com

Public Relations

Anna Martinson

anna.p.martinson@gmail.com

Outreach Coordinators

Lizzy Thompson 

Sarah Stratton

Janae Vasatka

elizthompson97@gmail.com

 

 smichellestratton@gmail.com

 

 janae.vasatka@gmail.com

Event Coordinators

Matalin Pirtz

 Nas Cardwell

matalinpirtz@gmail.com

naseeha.cardwell@gmail.com

Conference Coordinator 

Rebecca Rodeghiero

 becca.rode@gmail.com

GraduateStudent Service Chairman 

Christina Lucas

stina@stinalucas.com

Faculty Advisor Stephanie Wettstein  stephanie.wettstein@montana.edu

 

President Theresa

Name: Theresa Rehbein

 Position: President

 Hometown: Billings, Montana

 Major: Chemical Engineering

 Class Standing: Junior

 Why did you choose this major?

 I chose to study chemical engineering because I have always loved applied math and want to solve real world problems. I look forward to contributing to progress and improvement as an engineer. Also, with this degree, I have a broad range of fields to choose from.

Favorite class so far?

All calculus classes or Texts and Critics

What is your favorite activity to do in Bozeman?

Hiking with friends/dogs and a good amount of vegetating

 

Aaron

 Name: Aaron Ishiki

 Position Held: Vice President

 Hometown: Kaneohe, HI

 Major: Chemical Engineering

 Class Standing: Senior

 Why did you choose this major?

I chose to study Chemical Engineering due to it's versatility in industry and applications of math and chemistry.

 Favorite class so far?

 Mass Transfer

 What is your favorite activity to do in Bozeman?

Napping in a hammock 

 

Isabelle

 Name: Adrianna Daisie Vanden Bos

 Position Held: Treasurer

 Hometown: St. Ignatius, MT

 Major: Electrical engineering

 Class Standing: Senior

Why I chose this major:

Robots and computers are cool, and engineers are inspiring.

Favorite class so far:

Advanced Analog

Favorite activity to do in Bozeman:

Anything with my friends, whether it’s hiking or having a movie night.

 

Isabelle

Name: Isabelle Cuthbertson

 Position Held: Secretary

 Hometown: Kalispell, MT

 Major: Chemical and Biological Engineering

 Class Standing: Junior

Why I chose this major:

It’s a challenge and will provide me with lots of different career opportunities once I graduate!

Favorite class so far:

EBIO 216, Intro to Bioengineering

Favorite activity to do in Bozeman:

Spend time in coffee shops with friends

 

 

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 Name: Anna Martinson

 Position Held: Public Relations

 Hometown: Gig Harbor, WA

 Major: Chemical Engineering

 Class Standing: Junior

 Why did you choose this major?

 I want to help design solutions to everyday problems that are made sustainably and are long-term solutions. I think that getting a degree in chemical engineering will help me achieve this. 

Favorite class so far?

ECHM 201 Elementary Principles of Chemical and Biological Engineering

What is your favorite activity to do in Bozeman? 

I like rock climbing and skiing at Bridger Bowl.

 

Matalin Name: Matalin Pirtz

 Position Held: Event Coordinator

 Hometown: Billings, Montana

 Major: Biological Engineering

 Class Standing: Junior

Why did you choose this major?

I’ve always loved math and science and solving problems.

Favorite class so far?

Texts and Critics because it encouraged some really amazing discussions in class and I got to read

What is your favorite activity to do in Bozeman?

Hiking and Skiing

 

Janae

 Name: Janae Vasatka

 Position Held: Outreach Coordinator

 Hometown: Monroe, Washington

 Major: Mechanical Engineering

 Class Standing: Junior

 Why did you choose this major?

 I want to work in the Aerospace industry

 Favorite class so far?

 Statics

 

What is your favorite activity to do in Bozeman?

I LOVE SKIING!!!!!!

 

Nas Cardwell

 Name: Naseeha Afra Cardwell

 Position: Event Coordinator

 Hometown: Des Moines, WA

 Major: Chemical Engineering

 Class Standing: Senior

 Why did you choose this major?

 I wanted to delve into a major in which I can use the knowledge I gain to help better the environment. I think it’s important to leave the world a better place than you found it.

Favorite class so far?

Reactor Design by far

What is your favorite activity to do in Bozeman?

Swim!

 

Lizzy Thompson

 Name: Lizzy Thompson

 Position Held: Outreach Coordinator

 Hometown: Hettinger, North Dakota

 Major: Industrial and Management Systems Engineering

 Class Standing: Senior

 Why did you choose this major?

My organized and check-list-driven personality finds it really satisfying! It’s also extremely pertinent in almost all aspects of life.

 Favorite class so far?

Honors Design Thinking in Our Community

What is your favorite activity to do in Bozeman?

Be outside with my hooligan friends.

Sarah

Name: Sarah Stratton

 Position Held: Outreach Coordinator

 Hometown: I was born in San Diego, grew up in Northern New York and went to high school in Kalispell, MT

 Major: Chemical Engineering

 Class Standing: Senior

 Why did you choose this major?

To be honest, I chose engineering because I had this teacher in the eighth grade that I was absolutely in love with and he told me I should go into engineering. I chose chemical because I have always loved chemistry and I feel like chemical engineering is the best way to get out into the world and do research, which is the ultimate goal. 

 Favorite class so far?

Thermodynamics with Dr. Menicucci or Bioprocessing with Dr. Carlson

What is your favorite activity to do in Bozeman?

Reading Lord of the Rings by one of the many beautiful rivers in Bozeman

 

Becca RName:  Rebecca Rodeghiero

Position Held: Conference Coordinator Officer

Hometown: Boise, Idaho

Major: Civil Engineering - BioResources

Class Standing: Senior

Why did you choose this major?

I chose my major because I wanted to incorporate my love for the outdoors with my love for math and science. 

Favorite class so far?

I have really enjoyed my Hydrology classes and my Groundwater Supply and Remediation class.

What is your favorite activity to do in Bozeman?

I enjoy hiking, camping, and skiing!

 

Christina LucasName: Christina Lucas

Position Held: GraduateStudent Service Chairman

Hometown: Stockholm, Sweden

Major: B.S. Human Biology  

Class Standing: Graduatestudent 

Why did you choose this major? I want to work as an oncologist -- and am applying to medical school this spring!

Favorite class so far? Anatomy 

What is your favorite activity to do in Bozeman? Hiking and/or trail running near Gallatin National Forest.

 

How to become a member?

Email any of our officers and they can tell you when and where our next open officer meeting is. Come to these meetings to learn about what we do and how you can get involved. Attending our events and even helping us plan them and getting people to come are great ways to get involved, and often times this involvement gives you a leg up if you want to become an officer later on.

  

Want to Volunteer?   Email swe.montana@gmail.com for more information about upcoming events