Board of Directors

Executive Committee

Chairman
Lon C. Levin
co-founder, XM Satellite Radio
president, SkySevenVentures

Chief Executive Officer
Elliot H. Pulham
Space Foundation

Vice Chairman
ADM James O. Ellis, Jr., USN (Ret.)
former commander, United States Strategic Command 
former president and chief executive officer, Institute of Nuclear Power Operations (INPO) 

Secretary
Kathryn C. Thornton, Ph.D.
professor, University of Virginia 
former NASA astronaut

Treasurer 
Anita M. Antenucci
senior managing director, Houlihan Lokey

Member-At-Large
The Honorable Patricia Grace Smith
former associate administrator, Federal Aviation Administration
principal, Patti Grace Smith Consulting, LLC

Directors

Richard F. Ambrose
executive vice president, Lockheed Martin Space Systems Company  

Wanda M. Austin, Ph.D.
president and chief executive officer, The Aerospace Corporation

The Honorable Robert E. "Bud" Cramer
managing director, C2Group/FTI Consulting

Lynn A. Dugle
president, Raytheon Intelligence and Information Systems (IIS)

John W. Elbon
vice president and general manager, The Boeing Company - Space Exploration

Michael C. Gass
former president and chief executive officer, United Launch Alliance

Jeffrey D. Grant
sector vice president and general manager, Space Systems, Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems

James G. Maser
former vice president, Corporate Strategy and Development, Gencorp, Inc.

Fritz Merkle, Ph.D.
member of the executive board, OHB System AG

P.J. O’Rourke
author and political satirist

Kay N. Sears
president, Intelsat General

Ronald M. Sega, Ph.D.
vice president and enterprise executive for energy, Colorado State University and The Ohio State University

The Honorable David J.  Weldon, M.D.
head of Dave Weldon Consulting
former U.S. representative from the State of Florida

 

Chairman Emeritus

William B. Tutt

 

President Emeritus

Richard P. MacLeod

 

Directors Emeritus

William F. Ballhaus, Jr., Ph.D.

Martin C. Faga

John B. Higginbotham

The Honorable Kenneth B. Kramer

Gen. Thomas S. Moorman, Jr., USAF (Ret.)

The Honorable Jaime Oaxaca

Simon Ramo, Ph.D.

The Honorable Robert S. Walker

 

Space Foundation Founders

J. Braxton Carter

The Honorable William Hybl

The Honorable Kenneth B. Kramer


Life Directors

The Honorable Edward C. Aldridge, Jr.

The Honorable Barbara M. Barrett 

James M. Beggs

Guion S. Bluford, Jr., Ph.D.

David Caddey

CAPT Eugene A. Cernan, USN (Ret.) 

Jaleh Daie, Ph.D.

Gary W. Ervin

Gen. Howell M. Estes, III, USAF (Ret.)

William MacDonald Evans

The Honorable Don Fuqua

The Honorable E. J. Garn

Paul Graziani

CAPT Frederick H. Hauck, USN (Ret.)

James B. Hayes

Sam F. Iacobellis

W. Bruce Kopper

Alexis C. Livanos, Ph.D.

Joanne M. Maguire

The Honorable Bill Nelson

Gen. John L. Piotrowski, USAF (Ret.)

The Honorable Charles Robb

Col. Brewster Shaw, Jr., USAF (Ret.)

VADM Richard H. Truly, USN (Ret.)

Heidi R. Wood

 

Honorary Members

The Honorable Edward C. Aldridge, Jr.

Buzz Aldrin, Ph.D.

Norman R. Augustine

Dr. Charles Elachi

CAPT. James A. Lovell, Jr., USN (Ret.)

Dr. Hans Mark

The Honorable Peter B. Teets

Dr. Neil deGrasse Tyson

CAPT. John W. Young, USN (Ret.)