Engineering Representatives

Engineering Representatives are elected from all Engineering students in the spring for a yearlong term.

Delaney Kaufman

Kyle O'Neil

Born in London, England, but hailing from Rye Brook, New York, Kyle O'Neil is junior studying Bioengineering. He is looking forward to another year as the Director of the Dining, Sustainability, and Facilities committee. Outside of his classes, Kyle is an avid sports fan, runner, and skier. The best way to find Kyle is to look for him running along the Schuylkill River in the morning or skiing on College Green during a rare snow day. You can reach Kyle at

Kanishka Rao

Kanishka is a senior in M&T studying CIS and Management with an intended Master’s in CIS, and he could not be more excited for his last term as UA SEAS Rep. Hailing from the suburbs of Philly, spent most of his pre-college years travelling for soccer, singing and acting in musicals, and teaching his little sister how to be the best tomboy she could be. On campus, Kanishka serves as the Engineering School Class Chair & the Vice Chair of Wharton Leadership Ventures, sings in the Disney A Cappella group, and is a member of Delta Tau Delta Fraternity. His passions include musical theater, Philadelphia sports, and the science of sleep.The UA has had a profound impact on Kanishka, exposing him to pressing issues on campus and helping him understand people of all backgrounds. As longest tenured member of the Dining, Sustainability, and Facilities committee, Kanishka is reinvigorated to tackle Public Transportation access through SEPTA and Penn Transit this year. Kanishka wants to hear your ideas on how we can improve Penn together, and can be reached at