Officers

Rick Huang
Co-President
ShiningSnow
Class of 2019
Rick is a junior majoring in Computer Science. Besides Poker Club, he is a part of Asian Dance Team and Zeta Beta Tau Fraternity, and he enjoys music, travelling, and drawing for leisure. He has interned at Two Sigma, Five Rings Capital, and Bloomberg in the past.
Brian Xie
Co-President
c0smynx
Class of 2020
Brian is a sophomore majoring in computer science (6-3). In his free time, he enjoys cooking and playing a variety of rhythm, card, and strategy games like DDR, Settlers of Catan, and of course, poker.
Eshaan Nichani
Events Director
eshnich
Class of 2020
Eshaan is a sophomore majoring in mathematics. Aside from Poker Club, he is on the MIT Ultimate Frisbee team and is a member of the Zeta Beta Tau fraternity. In his free time, he enjoys playing basketball and frisbee, following the NBA and NFL, listening to music, and playing strategy games.
Tiancheng Qin
Corporate Relations
Ectospirit
Class of 2020
TC is a sophomore at MIT, double majoring in Computer Science (6-3) and Math (18). Aside from poker, TC enjoys frisbee, singing, rock climbing, and all sorts of card games and puzzles!
Kevin Liu
Treasurer
UilNivek
Class of 2018
Kevin is a rising senior from Seattle majoring in Computer Science and Mathematics with a minor in Business Analytics. He loves travelling, and has been to over 30 countries worldwide. In his free time, he likes to play tennis, hike, read books, and play board games.
Annie Chen
Senior Advisor
achen6
Class of 2018
Annie is senior majoring in Economics and minoring in Management. On campus, you might be able to find her taking photos or with a bowl from Anna's Taqueria. Last summer she interned at Booz Allen Hamilton. She enjoys running, tennis, rock climbing, cooking, ice skating and hanging out with friends or puppies.
David Zheng
Senior Advisor
dzheng_MIT
Class of 2018
David is a MEng student majoring in 6-3 and 18. He has worked at Citadel, Morgan Stanley, and Pure Storage. Currently, he does deep learning research with Prof. Josh Tenenbaum. In his free time, David likes to ski, jam on guitar, and of course, play poker.
Linh Nguyen
Committee
lbnguy
Class of 2018
Linh is a senior majoring in Chemical Engineering. On campus, she is involved in the American Institute of Chemical Engineers and the Undergraduate Energy Club. She most recently interned at Chevron working in petroleum additives and hopes to enter the energy industry after graduating. She loves music, travel, and tennis, and recently started learning photography and homebrewing.
Jeffrey Lu
Committee
JLu_MIT
Class of 2018
Jeffrey is a senior majoring in Computer Science and Math. He is more adventurous than TC but not quite as adventurous as Linh. In his free time he enjoys climbing, playing piano, and listening to music.
Joanne Lee
Committee
leekkww
Class of 2019
Joanne is a junior majoring in Computer Science. In her free time, she enjoys rock climbing, cooking, and traveling. In the past summer, she spent most of her time climbing, nickel boarding, and interning at Google as a basic SWE.
Arjun Khandelwal
Committee
arjthebarj
Class of 2019
Arjun is a junior majoring in Mathematics and Computer Science. When not playing poker, you can find him playing frisbee with the MIT ultimate team or hanging out at his fraternity, Phi Sigma Kappa. He has completed internships at Weiss Asset Management, Kensho Technologies, and D.E. Shaw, doing a combination of machine learning and finance.
Allen Cheng
Committee
hermitquack
Class of 2020
Allen is a sophomore double majoring in Physics and in Economics. He is part of Asian Dance Team and Zeta Beta Tau Fraternity. He enjoys playing and following tennis, running and general fitness, singing, and playing card games mindlessly (if no chips are at stake).
Emily Xie
Committee
emxie
Class of 2021
Emily is a freshman majoring in Mathematics and Computer Science. Aside from card games she also enjoys singing, playing ping pong, and biking.
Sarah Wang
Committee
swangers
Class of 2021
Sarah is a freshman from Seattle planning to major in Computer Science and Mathematics. Besides poker, she enjoys swimming, frisbee, traveling, and playing board games!
Michael Zhao
Committee
michaelczhao
Class of 2021
Michael is a freshman from New Jersey majoring in Economics. When not playing poker, he can usually be found on the courts with the MIT tennis team or chilling with his brothers at Phi Sigma Kappa. He’s also a big fan of hiking, soccer, ping pong, and reading good books.
Eric Qian
Committee
discoversaur
Class of 2021
Eric is a freshman who plans on majoring in computer science/electrical engineering (6-2) and finance (15-3). In his free time, Eric enjoys reading philosophy and the news, running, playing volleyball, and visiting cities with his friends. He hopes to start his own tech-company one day in the future.
Leigh Braswell
Committee
Lemurie
Class of 2018
I'm a junior at MIT in 18c, or math with computer science. I've previously interned at Jane Street Capital as a trader and Google as a software engineering intern. I'm an incoming intern at Blend and Google (APM). I love to play poker! :) MPC is the best.
Martin Ma
Alumni
DMa_MIT
Class of 2016
Martin is a senior majoring in Computer Science and minoring in Management Science and Economics. He is interested in the trading industry and did an internship at Susquehanna International Group (SIG), learning about equity options and playing a lot of poker. He has also interned at Altimeter Capital Management as a hedge fund summer analyst and Morgan Stanley as a fixed income strats summer analyst. In his free time, he enjoys watching and playing sports, Pokemon, and hanging out with his frat, Pi Lambda Phi.
Kevin Wen
Alumni
KevinWen_MIT
Class of 2016
Kevin is a senior majoring in Computer Science. He was the president and organizer of 2015 Pokerbots, an IAP programming competition that blends AI and poker strategy. This past summer, he interned at SIG, a proprietary trading firm that specializes in options market-making. He loves playing the trumpet and has played in multiple jazz ensembles and orchestras. He is also a huge audiophile and enjoys messing with speakers and sound systems. His other interests include watching American Football, playing ultimate frisbee, and chilling with his brothers of Phi Kappa Theta.
Dion Low
Alumni
Dionlow_MIT
Class of 2016
Dion is a senior majoring in Computer Science. He is one of the MIT Poker Club founding members back in 2012 with just 5 people. On campus, he is also co-presidents for the Korean Student Association and he has dabbled in robotics and machine vision during IAP Hong Kong. During his summers he has traveled over Southeast Asia while interning for start-up environments in Singapore as well as taking a position in cyber security at Accenture. Dion enjoys scuba diving, swimming, deep tissue massage, photography, dancing, and hanging out with his bros at Phi Beta Epsilon
Jason Leung
Alumni
JasonLeu_MIT
Class of 2016
Jason is a senior majoring in Computer Science and Management Science. He is interested in finance and consulting and interned at both Morgan Stanley and Oliver Wyman. He likes to play strategy games like poker, mafia, coup and resistance with friends. He loves to hike the New England mountains and has recently picked up photography as a hobby.
Danny Yuan
Alumni
dyn_mpc
Class of 2015
Danny founded the club with his friends in 2012. He graduated MIT with a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science and in Mathematics, and a Masters of Engineering degree in Computer Science with a concentration in Machine Learning. He was an active member of the Poker Society when he studied abroad at the University of Cambridge and a three time finalist for the MIT Pokerbots Programming Competition. He enjoys traveling and has played poker in 7 countries. Previously, he has worked at Goldman Sachs, RBC Capital Markets, JPMorgan Chase, Google, and Optiver.