JP O’Dell is the Sea Sweepers’ CEO, Lead Engineer, and Pilot. He has participated in the MATE competition for eight years with team. JP’s love for robotics and learning has made him a dedicated member of the team. JP is one of two of the current team members who have been with the club since it was created eight yeras ago. Outside of ROV, JP enjoys flying as a licensed commercial pilot and his piloting skills have translated into outstanding ROV piloting as well. JP currently attends Cal Poly SLO for Aerospace Engineering.