Rush, New York

Member since 2022

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Jim Porter, retired Chief Systems Engineer and Professional Engineer, brings extensive experience designing and building NASA spacecraft, including work on the James Webb Space Telescope, the Nancy Roman Space Telescope and the hurricane-tracking GOES weather satellites. He has led engineering teams for over twenty space programs with the experience necessary to lead and manage NASA and commercial space programs. He has presented space systems topics for the general public and K-12 students including planetary science, terrestrial astronomy, orbital astronomy, remote sensing and Earth observation from space and the fascinating stories of building space hardware for NASA and the government.