Virginia A. “Ginger” Barnes is President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of United Space Alliance (USA), LLC, As President and CEO, Barnes is ultimately responsible for the direction, development and operations of the company.
Barnes joined USA as President / CEO in April 2010 from The Boeing Company, where she has worked on a variety of programs, a diverse [...]
Deborah Bass (2018 Joint Mars Rover Science Systems Engineer; Mars Exploration Program Strategic Planning; Technical Group Supervisor, Science System Engineering; JPL, NASA)
Dr. Deborah Bass is the Deputy Science Team Chief for the Mars Exploration Rover mission. Her work in “communications”means that she tries to facilitate communications between the science team and the rest of the teams on the Mars [...]
Jeanne L. Becker, Ph.D. is President and Director of the recently established Center for the Advancement of Science in Space (CASIS).
Her career has been dedicated to advancing research and space-based initiatives.
She was Chief Science Officer for Astrogenetix, and was part of the team examining modulation of gene targets in Salmonella and methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus [...]
Stephanie Bednarek (SpaceX, Government Affairs Specialist)
Stephanie is WIA’s Vice President of Programs since January 2011. She set out to create and plan a series of programs that reflect WIA’s mission and goals. She intends to have featured speakers which will include senior representatives of the administration, Congress, industry, and include scientists, educators and international aerospace [...]
Linda Billings is research professor at the George Washington University School of Media and Public Affairs, Washington, D.C. She performs communication research for the NASA’s astrobiology program in the Science Mission Directorate. She also advises NASA’s Senior Scientist for Mars Exploration and Planetary Protection Officer on communications and is currently commentary editor for the journal [...]