A warm welcome to our newest members:

Xiara Colon-Florez, Luke Hemmingson, Spencer Leibow, Isaac Mantelli, Jackson Pauley, Emma Wise, and Mady Wright!


President: Kyle Cochran
Vice President: Xiara Colon
Recording Chairs: Nolan Peters & Luke Hemmingson
Librarian: Mady Wright
Webmaster: Spencer Leibow



Amy Folkerts, ’19
Hometown: Maple Valley, WA
Major:History & Government
Amy also sings with the Cleftomaniacs, is a member of Tri Delta Sorority, gives tours of campus, and is working for the government department.


thumb_IMG_1920_1024Emily Martell, ‘19
Hometown: Norfolk, VA
Majors: Economics and Mathematics
Outside of Bots, Emily enjoys working on macroeconomics research and singing with her co-ed a Capella group DoubleTake.


thumb_IMG_1886_1024Catherine Smith, ‘18
Hometown: Richmond, VA
Major: Music and Shakespeare Studies
Outside of Bots, Catherine enjoys singing with the Cleftomaniacs and Sinfonicron.  When she’s not quoting Shakespeare or Harry Potter, Catherine delights in fueling her cooking and baking addictions while watching period dramas.


thumb_IMG_1935_1024Sarah Thomson
, ’18
Hometown: Chatham, NJ
Majors: Psychology & Music
When she’s not in Bots rehearsal, Sarah performs with the Cleftomaniacs, No Ceiling, and Sinfonicron Light Opera Company. She also volunteers in admissions in her spare time.


Emma Wise, ’21
Hometown: Burke, VA
Majors: Linguistics and Classical Studies

Emma also plays the cello, is part of the Rhythms and Taps club, enjoys drinking tea, playing video games, and reading Latin!


Mady Wright, ‘21
Hometown: Warrentown, VA
Major: Prospective majors in neuroscience and music

Mady is not involved with anything else on campus yet, but she hopes to get involved in other clubs soon!


IMG_2669Xiara Colon, ‘21
Hometown: Fairfax, VA
Majors: Neuroscience and music
Outside of Bots, Xiara enjoys petting dogs, reading, and watching Chopped!


Ashlyn Cooley, ’18

Hometown: Richmond, VA
Major: Biology | Minor: Psychology
Ashlyn is a senior and has been in Bots for the past 3 years. She is also an executive officer of Gamma Phi Beta sorority and works as a medical scribe at a local hospital. In her spare time, she’s an avid Netflix binge watcher and loves traveling, penguins, and pretty much every recently produced Marvel movie.

thumb_IMG_1971_1024Hailey Knapp, ‘18
Hometown: Centreville, VA
Major: Business | Minor: Economics
Outside of Bots, Hailey also sings with DoubleTake. When she’s not singing or studying, she will often head to a practice room to play piano or hit the gym. Hailey also has a love of traveling, baking, and all things sparkly.


thumb_IMG_1914_1024Ola Pozor, ’19
Hometown: Centreville, VA
Majors: Government & Hispanic Studies
Ola also enjoys singing with the Christopher Wren Singers, acting in Sinfonicron, giving tours on campus and studying Spanish, Polish, and Russian!



Maya Ravindran, ’18
Hometown: Richmond, VA
Major: Government | Minor: Public Health
Maya also sings with the Cleftomaniacs and No Ceiling, works as a student researcher for the Social Science Research Methods Center, and spends too much time trying to catch up on Game of Thrones.


Luke Hemmingson, ’21
Hometown: Vienna, VA
Majors: Undeclared, potentially History
Outside of Bots, Luke also sings with the Cleftomaniacs. He loves musical theatre, mac and cheese, and unnecessarily long chats with friends late into the night.

Spencer Leibow’20 IMG_2663
Hometown: Vienna, VA
Major: Biology
Spencer also enjoys singing with the Gentlemen of the College, chilling with friends, and collecting Disney bobbleheads.

Jackson Pauley, ’21
Hometown: Yorktown, VA
Majors: Prospective Economics and Music

Jackson delights in spending his free time chatting with friends, sampling teas and coffees, and researching new recipes. He also participates in the Catholic Campus Ministry, and works at St Bede Catholic Church as a choral scholar.


thumb_IMG_1981_1024Teddy Wansink, ’20
Hometown: Virginia Beach, VA
Majors: Film & Media Studies and French
Teddy also enjoys singing with the Cleftomaniacs a cappella group, working at the Writing Resources Center, and helping new students as an Orientation Aide.



thumb_IMG_1896_1024Ethan Buck, ’18
Hometown: Yorktown, VA
Majors: Mathematics and Music
In his spare time, Ethan also enjoys playing tennis and practicing trombone



thumb_IMG_1877_1024Kyle Cochran, ’19
Hometown: Elicott City, MD
Majors: Math and Music
Kyle also sings in the Cleftomaniacs. He spends the rest of his time working at a nearby farm and beekeeping!


IMG_2672Caelan Johnson, ’18
Hometown: Woodbridge, VA
Major: Neuroscience | Minor: Environmental Science & Policy
Caelan also enjoys singing in the competitive a cappella No Ceiling.


IMG_2681Isaac Mantelli, ’20
Hometown: Herdon, VA
Major: Geology | Minor: Psychology
Outside of the Botetourt Chamber Singers, Isaac also sings with the Gentlemen of the College and working as an RA in the Botetourt Complex.


Nolan Peters, ’19thumb_IMG_1889_1024
Hometown: Alexandria, VA
Major: Music
Nolan enjoys long walks, 90’s sitcoms, and playing his cello. He also sings with the Gentlemen of the College, No Ceiling, and at Hickory Neck Episcopal Church on Sundays.