Meet the team.

Say Hello to Team Las Vegas

As a student-led project, team members gain first-hand experience in designing, planning, constructing, and maintaining a prototype house for an aging in place community in Las Vegas, NV.

Our team is comprised of an interdisciplinary group of students, faculty members, and advisors—each bringing different backgrounds and expertise to the project.

Design Team

Nasko Balaktchiev

Project Manager

Adam Betemedhin

Engineering Lead

Valentina Alayon

Communications Lead

Brenda Tena

Architecture Student

Kevin Duong-Tran

Engineering Student

Anthony "AJ" Tully

Engineering Student

Dylan Cabico

Architecture Student

John Gassaway

Architecture Student

Abigail Garcia

Architecture Student

Brandan Siebrecht

Architecture Student

Asawari Pawar

Architecture Student

Brian Sanchez

Architecture Student

Kalewalani Bancaco

Engineering Student

Ashna Ayub

Engineering Student

Jonathan Sorola

Engineering Student

Isaac Luna

Engineering Student

Isaac Luna

Engineering Student

William Zheng

Architecture Student

Nick Callo

Architecture Student

Veronica McKinney

Engineering Student