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Bethany Orozco: Member Spotlight Nov. 11, 2019

Bethany Orozco: EnCorps STEM Teachers Program / AIAA LA-LV Bethany is the Statewide Recruitment & Communications Director for EnCorps STEM Teachers Program, a California non-profit that transitions STEM industry professionals into teaching middle and high school. Bethany’s professional journey began by studying math with actuarial emphasis at the University of Minnesota. She interned with Blue […]

Dean Davis: Member Spotlight Nov. 18, 2019

Dean Davis: Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems, AIAA LA-LV Council Member & STEM K-12 Chair “Living with and overcoming severe health conditions to pursue the Aerospace Dream” In my 41 years in the aerospace industry, I have worked for almost every major aerospace company including Boeing, Martin Marietta, General Dynamics, Lockheed, Arianespace, Airbus, TRW, Honeywell, Hughes, […]

Alondra Oubré: Member Spotlight Dec. 2, 2019

Alondra Oubré: Scientific & Medical Writer / AIAA LA-LV Member Alondra is currently involved in efforts to foster STEM/STEAM education and training for careers in the space industry, particularly for high school and college aged youth. Alondra’s previous positions include Medical Writer or Technical Writer in medical devices regulatory affairs at Johnson and Johnson’s Ethicon […]

Arpine Ovsepyan: Member Spotlight Dec. 9, 2019

Arpine Ovsepyan: STEM Educato / AIAA Member Arpine Ovsepyan is an internationally award winning educator who is passionate about empowering future generations to pursue STEM careers. Within her position as a California Educator, she has worked hard to be an agent of change to build bridges in our educational system to help inspire marginalized groups […]

High Profile Speaker on Dec. 7, 2019: Prof. Sean C. Solomon

Prof. Sean C. Solomon, the speaker for the AIAA LA-LV Section Saturday event on Mercury Exploration by Spacecraft, received the Medal of Science from President Obama in 2014. This is the same honor the famous aerospace Scientist, Theodore von Karman, received from President Kennedy in 1963 (the first one). We are truly honored to have […]