an Explore Mars Event

May 7-8, 2024

Jack Morton Auditorium,

The George Washington University

Washington D.C.


Adele Luta

Explore Titan | Board of Directors

She is a scientist and innovator. With over two decades of experience, she focuses on human exploration operational challenges in extreme environments. She has worked at National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Johnson Space Flight Center as a certified Mission Control Center flight controller and astronaut instructor where she supported over 90 spacewalks. The last three years she has been supporting NASA’s Artemis program as an xEVA (Exploration Spacewalks) Integration Program Manager at Oceaneering International Inc. Her training as a physicist has allowed her to work in many research fields including researching the mind, nuclear physics, and teamwork. She is a seaplane pilot, aquanaut, and triathlete. She is a member of The Ninety-Nines, The Explorers Club, Sigma Pi Sigma (Physics Honor Society), and AAAS IF/THEN® Ambassador.