Sonya T. Smith, Ph.D.


Professor of Mechanical Engineering, Principal Investigator, Applied Fluids & Thermal Engineering Research Laboratory, Howard University; Chair, AIAA Diversity and Inclusion Working Group

David Busse

Cynthia Calhoun, 2023

LM Associate Fellow / Sr. Staff Project Engineer
Lockheed Martin, Waterton Campus

Cynthia Calhoun

Cynthia Calhoun, 2023

Deputy Director, Safety and Mission Assurance Directorate, NASA Glenn Research Center; Recognition Subcommittee Chair, AIAA Diversity and Inclusion Working Group

Keely Cat-Wells

Keely Cat-Wells

CEO, Making Space

Durgesh Chandel


RET Research Scientist at Intel Corporation and Postdoctoral research affiliate at MIT Gas Turbine Lab and Hypersonics Research Lab.

Meg Filer

Meg Filer, Blue Origin

DEI Senior Program Manager, Blue Origin

Daniel Goodvin

Daniel Goodvin, dSPACE

Account Manager - Aerospace & Defense, dSPACE

Pat Goulding II


Senior Staff Engineer
National Full-Scale Aerodynamics Complex, AEDC

Janet Grondin


Chief Executive Officer, Stellar Solutions, Inc., Programs Subcommittee Chair, AIAA Diversity and Inclusion Working Group

Steven Holz


University Innovation (UI) Assistant Project Manager, NASA

Robin Houston


Founder/Director of the FIRE Rocket Challenge; Chair, AIAA K-12 Outreach Diversity Subcommittee

Ethan Och


Software Engineer, Northrop Grumman, Enterprise Services, Outreach Subcommittee Chair, AIAA Diversity and Inclusion Working Group

Claudine Phaire


Principal Systems Engineer, Lockheed Martin Skunk Works

Kerri Phillips, Ph.D.


Chief Scientist, Air & Missile Defense Sector, Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory

Jennifer Rocca

Jennifer Rocca

Principal Project Systems Engineer, SPHEREx Mission PSE/ETA, PRIMA Probe Proposal Capture Lead, NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory

Mary Snitch


Principal, External Engagements, Lockheed Martin

Joi C Spraggins, Ph.D.

Joi C. Spraggins, Ph.D

Founder and CEO, Legacy Bridges STEM Academy, Inc. and Greater Philadelphia Section Public Policy Officer

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