OUR TEAM

QUT Motorsport has a dedicated team of students all with one common goal: to design and engineer the best car to present in the Formula SAE competitions. Our team is made up of many passionate and committed individuals including those in our leadership team; you can find out more about them and their roles below.

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Ranehipura Dharmasiri (Cham)

Team Principal 

Bachelor of Engineering  (Mechanical)

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Calvin Johnson

Project Manager

Bachelor of Mathematics (Applied & Computational) / Bachelor of IT (Computer Science)

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 Makenna Hutchinson
Secretary

Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical,  Medical)

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John Hatfield

Electrical Manager

Bachelor of Engineering Honours / Bachelor of Information Technology, (Mechatronics, Computer Science)

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Mitchell Lovell

Mechanical Manager

Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical)

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Alistair English

Driverless Manager

Bachelor of Engineering (Mechatronics) / Bachelor of IT (Computer Science)

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Matthew Reynolds

Software Manager

Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical) / Information Technology (Computer Science)

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Peter Gibson

Aerodynamics Lead

Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical & Motorsport) 

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Ajnish Narayan

Chassis Lead

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Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical) / Bachelor of Design (Industrial Design)

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Melissa Nguyen
Workshop & Manufacturing Lead

Ollie Nagle
Harness Lead

 Tina Behzadpour
Accumulator Lead

Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical, Medical & Motorsport)

Bachelor of Engineering (Mechatronics & Aerospace)

Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical, Electrical and Motorsport)

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Annabel McLean
Circuitry Lead

Bachelor of Engineering (Electrical) / Bachelor of Mathematics (Applied and Computational)

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 Jon Paton
Tractive System Lead

Bachelor of Engineering (Electrical) / Bachelor of Information Technology (Computer Science)​

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 Thomas Fraser
Driverless Technical Lead

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Bachelor of Engineering (Mechatronics) / Bachelor of Information Technology (Computer Science)

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Madeleine Arnold

Events Coordinator

Bachelor of Business (Marketing)

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Ashlee Gibson

Statics Coordinator

Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical & Electrical)​

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Miguel Costa Teixeira

Media Coordinator

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Bachelor of Engineering (Civil) /    Bachelor of Business (Management)

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Jake Olver

New Member Coordinator

Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical)

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Calvin Johnson

Embedded Systems Lead 

Bachelor of Mathematics (Applied & Computational) / Bachelor of IT (Computer Science)

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Melissa Nguyen

Safety & Logistics Officer

Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical, Medical & Motorsport)

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