Dylan Rodriguez

Dylan Rodriguez is a 21 year old engineering student 'studying' at Worcester Polytechnic Institute. He directs the project and works on Scout's electronic systems, programming, this website, and makes the videos. He is also viewed by the Girl Scouts as #1 on their most wanted (to stop working on Scout) list.


Dan Flanigan is a 22 year old student at Bucknell University, attending for a degree in Civil Engineering. He loves boats and sailing as much as the rest of the crew, and works on the boat construction and designs systems. He's our big thinker, and is taking on components of the project such as strongback and form construction, working with composites, and organization. Dan's worked on other projects like a strip-built kayak, a big trebuchet, and more treehouses than he cares to remember.

Max Kramers

Max Kramers is 23 years old and a student at Tecnun - Escuela Superior de Ingenieros in Spain. As his father is Oracle's structural engineer, he's been messing about on boats for most of his life. He's going to college to become a mechanical engineer, and he's primarily in charge of design and component fabrication.

Ryan Muller is a mechanical engineering student at Worcester Polytechnic Institute. He has been programming since the age of twelve and is familiar with several different programming languages. Ryan will be creating the web app used to track the boat, and will be programming the communications software that will allow Scout to send information to us.

Brendan Prior

Brendan Prior is 22 years old and a student at Endicott College in Massachusetts. He has grown up sailing, racing, and working on boats. His father, Geoff Prior is a renowned sailboat racer from New Zealand.

Mike Flanigan is a 19 year old student studying Aerospace Engineering at the University of Notre Dame. He has been working on projects with the crew forever and provides the optimism necessary for a project as daunting as Scout is.  

David Pimental is a 21 year old sophomore student at Northeastern University. He is currently persuing a degree in Computer Science, and seems to be able to program anything. David wrote some of the navigation for Scout.