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Lynne Nethken

Co-President & Team Captain

Lynne Nethken is currently pursuing a Masters of Science in Mechanical Engineering at Arizona State University’s School for Engineering of Matter, Transport, and Energy. Prior to earning her BSE in Engineering, Lynne worked for ten years in the healthcare industry holding various positions in administration and management. From this, she learned important leadership and teaming skills, professionalism for interacting with consumers and clients, finance, and marketing. Upon returning to school, she attended the Polytechnic School at Arizona State University to earn a Bachelor of Science in Engineering with a concentration in Robotics, which allowed her to apply her leadership skills to more challenging projects such as the SpaceX Hyperloop Competition.

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Josh Kosar


Joshua Kosar is an Undergraduate Robotics Engineering Student in the Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering at Arizona State University Polytechnic Campus. He is very active in student organizations and clubs. He is the president of the Rossum Rumblers Robotics Club as well as Co-Captain of AZLoop: Arizona’s SpaceX Hyperloop Competition Team. He is also active in the Arizona entrepreneurship community. He is the CEO and Co-Owner of 3dCycler LLC.


Quoc Lam


Quoc Lam is a Mechanical Engineering Systems Undergraduate student (Barrett Honors) from the Polytechnic campus of Arizona State University. He has a passion for the sciences and is steadfast in his aspirations of making a meaningful impact on this world. The Hyperloop, for Quoc, is just another means of expressing these desires where he is unwavering in the faces of Hyperloop naysayers and critics, because he believes this is indeed our reality and that we need to innovate our way into the future. His future projections are bound within the domain of science, and the range of space exploration; he is currently researching soft robotic applications for microgravity reconditioning.