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Even if you aren't a member, feel more than free to subscribe to the mailing list or hang out in the IRC channel. We are a helpful and friendly group and do not bite.


Elijah Voigt

President | pop on irc

Elijah is a third year Computer Science student at OSU and a software developer at the Open Source Lab. In his spare time he writes web apps in python and plans LUG meetings. He also enjoys long walks on the beach and writing bios in the third person.

He has many names to many people but you will most likely see him referred to as pop on the internet.

Elsie Phillips

Public Relations | mae on irc

Elsie is a senior studying Economics with a minor in computer science. She works at the OSU Open Source Lab as a project manager, where she tracks the progress of projects, creates workflows, completes various graphic design projects and manages the lab's social media presence. Elsie enjoys reading, cooking, photography and playing trivial pursuit in her spare time. After she graduates, Elsie hopes to travel.

Andrew Ekstedt

Secretary | magical on irc

Andrew is (surprise!) a Computer Science student at OSU. He works for Enterprise Computing Services, where he helps provide synergistic solutions to next-generation business operations (writes code). He enjoys Pokémon and cryptography, and plays the marimba.

Lucy Wyman

Vice President | lucyw on irc

Lucy is a Senior studying Computer Science at Oregon State University. During the school year she works as a Front-End Engineer for the OSU Open Source Lab. Lucy specializes in web development, and is proficient in HTML, Sass/CSS, Javascript and Python, as well as C/C++, Ruby, and Haskell. In addition to LUG VP, she leads DevOps BootCamp, an outreach program for budding software developers.

You can see more of her work at and See conference presentations she has given at Or see her recipe blog at

Sean Rettig

Treasurer | chekkaa on irc

Sean is a senior Computer Science student at OSU and a systems administrator at the Open Source Lab. He specializes in configuration management and system programming, and is known for working at odd hours and fixing the backup systems. In his spare time, he enjoys hiking, listening to economics podcasts, and playing/making video games.