Benjamin Steele





Benjamin D. Steele
2219 S. 1st St. Apt. 204
Champaign, Illinois 61820
(815) 263-5659

Objective: To obtain an internship for the 2016 summer, allowing me to use my education while gaining work experience in a professional environment.

Education: University of Illinois – Champaign, Illinois Degree Anticipated December 2016
Bachelor of Science in Aerospace Engineering
GPA: 3.54/4.00
Kankakee Community College – Kankakee, Illinois Degree Received May 2014
Associates of Science in Engineering
GPA: 3.62/4.00

-Skills & Qualifications:
    Skilled in MATLAB, C, C++, MS Office, OpenRocket, and LabVIEW
    Knowledgeable in Aerospace Engineering Sciences: Incompressible and   Compressible Flow, Orbital Mechanics, Control Systems, Statics and Dynamics,    Thermodynamic, Numerical Methods, and Aerospace Design
   Fast learner, organized, time managing, and critical thinker

Relevant Experience:
-Student Launch Initiative
   Worked on a team of 8 members to build the autonomous ground support    equipment (AGSE) for the competition.
   Wrote technical review papers (e.g. PDR and CDR)
   Worked on a team of 9 members to build the vehicle for the competition.
-Satellite Development Organization 
   Member of the Integration and Testing team
   Will work with graduate students to test different systems on CubeSats
-Phi Theta Kappa
   Lead a team of 6 members to create a project to satisfy the standards for the i      international organization
   Established an annual teacher appreciation day at Kankakee Community College
   Attended leadership classes and gave presentations on leaderships

-Additional Experience:
    McDonalds – Bradley, Illinois Crew Trainer May 2012 – August 2014

-Volunteer Work
    Tornado Relief Aid in Joplin, MO in the summer 2011
    Landscaping at a local landmark, the Bradley House

References Available Upon Request