Extensive science knowledge, hardware design and strong relationship builder
US-TX-Houston (will consider relocating)
Experienced engineering professional with strong leadership and relationship-building skills. Meticulous engineer, excellent at juggling multiple tasks and working under pressure. Broad industry experience includes extensive science knowledge, hardware design and strong relationship builder.
Complex problem solving Expert technical writing skills Quick learner Team leadership Technical problems-solving guidance Work well in diverse team environment
Extensive problem solving experience Team player Work well within many different international teams Technical direction/product strategies Expert technical writing skills
Project Development Collaborated with team of Engineers and Payload Developers in production of science projects. Edited documents to keep Astronauts safety as prime responsibility. Applied safety procedures and policies as outlined in Government Safety Manuals Creative Problem Solving: Resolved product issue through testing of procedures that will eventually be utilized by Astronauts in space.
April 1998 to October 2010 United Space Alliance Houston, Texas 77058 Engineer Level 5
Lived in Star City Russia for one year developing joint training documentation. Reviewed and provided comments on adequacy of documents and took necessary steps to cure any deficiencies. Performed initial science project assessment and analysis to begin research process. Traveled extensively to International Partner facilities to help with initial design process of space hardware. Trained Astronauts on approximately 300 science projects. Advised Astronauts on-orbit while working in Astronaut Office.
San Jacinto College Pasadena, Texas Associates in Engineering Design Engineering Design
Emphasis on Mechanical Engineering Studies University of Houston at Clear Lake Houston, Texas Psychology
Certificate of Appreciation from Center Director of Johnson Space Center Certificate of Appreciation from European Space Agency Certificate of Appreciation from Japanese Space Agency Certificate of Appreciation from Canadian Space Agency Outstanding Achievement award from Robotics Division at Johnson Space Center
November 1989 to July 1998 Lockheed Martin Houston, Texas 77058 Engineer November 1978 to October 1989 Pan American Houston, Texas Design Engineer
Child Advocate for City of Houston Director of Youth Drill Team for 28 years