Drew Lilley is from Chatham, New Jersey, and graduated from Chatham High School. Drew developed a strong interest in alternative energy at the beginning of his high school career, and spent the next four years researching and developing Vertical Axis Wind Turbine technology. This, along with frequent participation in Physics and Engineering competitions, fostered his interest in alternative energy, and inspired him to join the VIPER program. He is majoring in Physics and Mechanical Engineering. In his free time, he enjoys playing tennis, reading, chilling out with friends, and above all exploring. He loves to explore.