Navy STEM Crew – CREW

Introducing the Navy STEM Crew Officers! These undergraduate students are enrolled in the Naval Science & Technology Concentration; they help to promote the program, maintain its website/social media-presence, and organize/run field trips and a variety other events.


President: Jada Vercosa 

Jada is an undergraduate student pursuing a dual degree in Management and Engineering for Manufacturing with a concentration in Naval Science & Technology and Multidisciplinary Engineering with a concentration in Industrial Design. She is also involved in the Knit4Nicu club on campus and has been involved with the Bridge Program and the Include Project which work to foster diversity and neurodiversity recognition here at UConn. She enjoys participating in outreach with younger children to generate a love for STEM and joining in anything that fosters curiosity and learning.

For questions, email Jada at:


Vice President: Adeline Smith

Addy is a sophomore Biomedical Engineering major and High School Lead for the Navy STEM Crew. 



Social Media Manager: Abigail Messina

Abby is a Molecular & Cell Biology major pursuing Dentistry. Outside of Navy STEM, she is involved with the Husky Ambassador Program, Pre-dental Society, Honors Program, and research at UConn Health.  Abby manages our Navy STEM Crew social media including our Instagram - follow us @Navy_STEM to see us in action!