Alumni

Former Water Team Lead

Matthew Nero graduated from UCLA as a physics major and was the lead for the Water Team at Bruin Home Solutions. His goal is to become a physics professor and make an impactful discovery in theoretical physics. In his free time, Matt likes to play rugby, travel, and learn new things.

Former Director of Marketing

Melody Song is a 4th-year student at UCLA pursuing a double major in Business Economics and Political Science. At Bruin Home Solutions, she served as Director of Marketing and managed the website and social media outlets. She is currently working for Soylent’s marketing team as the start-up’s first intern and has previously worked for a subsidiary of the U.S. Department of Energy. She hopes to pursue a career in consulting and will be working for a firm in Downtown Los Angeles in June of 2018. In her free time she enjoys playing soccer and going to live music events.

Former Executive Vice President

Bahraam is an LA native studying Economics in his 4th year at UCLA. He served as the Executive VP, helped raise funding for the project teams and organized a team to conduct industry analysis on the LEED retrofitting market in LA. He is interested in pursuing management consulting and growing with a company after graduation. He enjoys traveling, basketball, and the beach.

Former Solar Water Dispenser Lead

Suryansh Rana is an electrical engineering major at UCLA. At BHS, Suryansh served as the project manager for E-assist bike share program and is leading the R&D for solar water dispensers. He was also a part of the Electric Vehicle Conversion Project. Suryansh is a strong proponent of renewable energy and has interned at a 5 MW solar farm in India. He takes keen interest in electric vehicles and hopes to apply his academia in this industry. Constantly on the lookout for adventure, Suryansh generally prefers outdoor sports such as surfing and snowboarding for his past times.

Former Director of Technology

Felix Jen graduated from UCLA with a Business Economics major with a focus on Accounting. In the future, he aims to break into the field of corporate law, doing mergers and acquisitions after receiving his CPA license. He served as Director of Technology for Bruin Home Solutions, and led the initiative for smart home as well as smart city product development.

Former Director of Human Resources

Renee graduated from UCLA with a major in psychology, and earned a certificate in Human Resources Management through UCLA Extension. She currently works as a recruiter at a tech company in El Segundo and conducts research relating to social psychology through the department on the side. Renee became interested in the field of Human Resources several years ago when she realized that she wanted to use her experience in research to apply psychological principles in the workplace. Renee was born and raised in the Silicon Valley, and in her free time likes to ski, hike, and go to festivals.

Former HVAC Lead

 Aaron is a 4th-year mechanical engineering major who led the HVAC team. He enjoys life most when he’s surrounded by nature, playing the piano, or watching a fascinating VICE documentary. He hopes to pursue clean-tech entrepreneurship in the future.

Former LEED Training Lead

Gabe is a 4th-year Civil and Environmental Engineering student at UCLA interested in sustainable design and construction. Gabe has experience in the construction industry and has passed the LEED Green Associate exam.

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© Copyright 2019 Bruin Home Solutions. All rights reserved.

Bruin Home Solutions is a registered campus organization whose activities are independent from the University of California, Los Angeles.