Executive Board

Lochie Ferrier (President)


Lochie is an Aero/Astro senior in the class of 2019, very interested in seeing the club grow and bringing electric airplanes to the world.



Sean Kelley (Treasurer)



Sean is a senior in Course 16 who UROPs with the Man Vehicle Lab. He started flying in the fall of 2012 and earned his private pilot in 2014. Between classes, he flies the Piper Cherokee Warrior and occasionally goes SCUBA diving for lobsters.


Christine Chappelle (Vice President of Membership)


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Christine is a junior studying Course 16, Aero/Astro. She started flying Cessna 172s at the age of 16 out of KRNT and currently holds her private pilot certificate.


Kefu Zhou (Vice President of Operations)



Kefu landed his Masters in Computer Science in 2017 and works on Intelligent Cloud things at Microsoft New England. He started flying Cessna 172 Skyhawks in Fall 2015 out of KPDK and earned a PPL.


Eric Atkinson (Webmaster)



Eric is a PhD student in Course 6, Computer Science. He likes to fly Piper Tomahawks and Cessna 162s.




Matt Guthmiller (President Emeritus)

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Matt started flying when he was 16, and has earned his single engine land, sea, instrument, glider, remote pilot, and commercial ratings. He is also a ground instructor for advanced and instrument. Matt is a senior studying Course 6-2, and in between classes, he flies his 1981 Beech A36 Bonanza out of KLWN. Notably, Matt set a Guinness World Record at the age of 19 as the youngest person to solo circumnavigate by aircraft.

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