-Project Supervisor- From the forefront of industry to the classroom, Dr Spiers began his career as a teacher in 2004. As pioneer of the Ardingly Solar Car, Dr Spiers supervises activity on the car and provides a wealth of valued expertise and advice to ensure deadlines are met.
-Head of Project-
An ambitious head of project, passionate about green energy, Ashley oversees and coordinates the team's activities, whilst using her economics and public speaking skills to communicate with sponsors, partners in industry and media outlets
-Head of Business-
Driven by the ambition to allow our dream to become reality, Alex works closely together with partners in industry and media. He and his team are responsible for fund raising, marketing and logistical challenges.
-Head of Electronics-
Deniol Lewis joined the Ardingly project as he felt he needed to do more extra-curricular activity - and this was the perfect thing for him. Wanting to have a career in the engineering sector, Deniol is learning invaluable skills from the project, and is looking forward to the car's future success.
-Chief Mechanical Overviewer-
Nick has joined on a work placement from University of Surrey. He is a fanatic about cars and self operating systems. His enthusiasm and knowledge perculiates through the college. He is the one who keeps everything running well in the workshop..
Mentor in Industry
It takes hours of hard work from a very special type of person to ensure the smooth running of what is as much a business as a school project. For our team, this person is John: a man with a wealth of experience, willing to help us racing in the World Solar Challenge. John Binns is also CEO of Lincoln Binns Ltd.
-Chief Mechanical Design Engineer-
Rob Smith has joined on a work placement from Brighton University. He is a fanatic about cars and motor bikes. His enthusiasm and knowledge perculiates through the college. He is the key driver of the team.