Officers and Directors

Officers

President — Carol S. Lane, Cynergy LLC
Executive Vice President — Alan DeLuna, ATDL, Inc.
Vice President Technical — Jim McAdams, KinetX
Vice President Programs — Kathy J. Nado
Vice President Publications — David B. Spencer, Penn State University
Vice President Strategic Communications & Outreach — Madi Sengupta, American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics
Vice President Membership — Tracy Lamm, Space Center Houston
Vice President Education — Gale J. Allen
Vice President Finance — Ronald J. Birk, Northrop Grumman
Vice President International — Aaron Lewis, Arianespace, Inc.
Vice President Public Policy — Jeff Bingham, Focused Solutions and Strategies, LLC
Legal Counsel — Franceska O. Schroeder, Fish & Richardson P.C.
Executive Director — James R. Kirkpatrick (jkirkpatrick@astronautical.org)
Executive Assistant — Diane L. Thompson (dthompson@astronautical.org)

Board of Directors

Term Expires 2017

Robert H. Bishop, University of South Florida
Mark K. Craig
Kathleen Karicka, Lockheed Martin
Zigmond “Zig” Leszczynski, The Aerospace Corporation
Laura Delgado López, Harris Corporation
Suneel Sheikh, ASTER Labs, Inc.
David A. Spencer, Georgia Tech
Micheline Tabache, European Space Agency
Gregg Vane, Jet Propulsion Laboratory

Term Expires 2018

A. William Beckman, The Boeing Company
Vincent C. Boles, The Aerospace Corporation
Sandy Coleman, Orbital ATK
Mary Lynne Dittmar, Coalition for Deep Space Exploration
Debra Facktor Lepore, Ball Aerospace & Technologies Corp
Todd May
Bo Naasz
Frank Slazer, Aerospace Industries Association
Ann Zulkosky, Lockheed Martin

Term Expires 2019

Sirisha Bandla, Virgin Galactic
Josh Brost, SpaceX
Gregg Burgess, Sierra Nevada Corporation
Thomas F. Burns, NOAA/NESDIS
Rebecca L. Griffin
Hal E. Hagemeier, Eagle Ray, Inc.
Dan Hendrickson, Astrobotic Technology, Inc.
Talal M. Al Kaissi, Embassy of the United Arab Emirates
Brent Sherwood, Jet Propulsion Laboratory
Lyn D. Wigbels, RWI International Consulting Services