Officers and Directors

Officers

President -- Lyn D. Wigbels, RWI International Consulting Services
Executive Vice President -- J. Walter Faulconer, Strategic Space Solutions, LLC
Vice President Technical -- Jim McAdams, JHU/Applied Physics Laboratory
Vice President Programs -- Harley A. Thronson
Vice President Publications -- David B. Spencer, Penn State University
Vice President Strategic Communications & Outreach -- Madi Sengupta, Federal Aviation Administration
Vice President Membership -- Tracy Lamm, Lockheed Martin
Vice President Education -- Lance Bush, Challenger Center for Space Science Education
Vice President Finance -- Paul Eckert, Federal Aviation Administration
Vice President International -- Susan J. Irwin, Irwin Communications, Inc.
Vice President Public Policy -- Edward Goldstein, Aerospace Industries Association
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 2015

A. William Beckman, The Boeing Company
Vincent C. Boles, The Aerospace Corporation
Sandy Coleman, ATK
David A. King, Dynetics, Inc.
Carol S. Lane, Ball Aerospace and Technologies Corp.
Kim Luu, Air Force Research Laboratory
Ian W. Pryke
Frank A. Slazer, Aerospace Industries Association
Marcia S. Smith, Space and Technology Policy Group, LLC

Term Expires 2016

Stephanie Bednarek Orton, SpaceX
Ronald J. Birk, Northrop Grumman
Thomas F. Burns, NOAA/NESDIS
Peggy Finarelli, George Mason University/CAPR
Rob Fulton, Orbital Sciences Corporation
Rebecca L. Griffin
Hal E. Hagemeier, Eagle Ray, Inc.
Molly Kenna Macauley, Resources for the Future
Kathy J. Nado
John M. Olson, Sierra Nevada Corporation

Term Expires 2017

Gale Allen
Robert H. Bishop, University of South Florida
Mark K. Craig, SAIC
Kathleen Karicka, Lockheed Martin
Zigmond "Zig" Leszcynski, VCSFA / MARS
Laura Delgado López, Secure World Foundation
Suneel Sheikh, ASTER Labs, Inc.
Patricia Grace Smith, Patti Grace Smith Consulting
David A. Spencer, Georgia Tech
Micheline Tabache, European Space Agency
Gregg Vane, Jet Propulsion Laboratory