Student Advisory Board

SAB Member Responsibilities

  • Attend biweekly board meetings
  • Promote TEC programs, academics, and events - serve as a TEC Ambassador
  • Provide feedback to help shape future events

Why Join the SAB?

As a member of the Student Advisory Board, you have the opportunity to shape our campus’s entrepreneurial ecosystem. Your feedback will be taken by the TEC leadership team and used to make helpful changes to TEC programming as a whole. Along with this, you will receive opportunities to network with TEC staff, guest speakers, and current and past board members through exclusive events planned just for you! You will also receive TEC swag and get to participate in fun member-only raffles.


Contact Kearsa Rawson at or Rachel Lyons at

Current Student Advisory Board Members

Rachel Lyons
Chairperson, SAB, and Junior in Graphic Design with minors in Public Relations and Journalism
Foziea Garada
Freshman | Computer Science
Ayush Goyal
Sophomore | Computer Science + Astronomy
Chaitanya Gulati
Senior | Systems Engineering & Design, and Innovation, Leadership & Engineering Entrepreneurship
Brittany Ho
Sophomore | Pre-Engineering
Justin Holding
Junior | Industrial Engineering
Sejal Jindal
Freshman | Information Sciences
Palak Kotwani
Freshman | Computer Science
Eric Moran
Medical Student | Carle Illinois College of Medicine
Keerthana Nallamotu
Freshman | Computer Science
Ogulcan Emre Orsel
Graduate Student | Electrical & Computer Engineering
Spencer Steeves
Freshman | Sustainable Design
Ryan Sun
Junior | Financial Planning