National Aeronautics and Space Administration Logo
Follow this link to skip to the main content
Solar System Ambassadors
NASA Banner
Directory of Ambassadors: Janet Howard
Janet Howard
Janet Howard
Member Since 2007

Germantown, Tennessee


Click here to contact this Ambassador.

Biographical Information:

After retiring from her administrative assistant position, Janet Howard renewed her interest in space exploration that began as a high school student. Through the years, Janet kept up with space exploration and NASA programs. The bug bit hard after her first astronomy camp sponsored by the Alumnae Association of the University of Arizona in Tucson on Mt. Lemmon. While at these camps Janet also participated in the Catalina Sky Survey which hunts for near earth objects (NEOs) and catalogues these objects with the Minor Planet Center (MPC). Currently, she is working as a volunteer searching for cometary particles with Stardust@home at the University of California at Berkeley. Janet also is a Planetary Society member. She attend as many star parties as possible and is an associate of the Memphis Astronomical Society. Recently she completed an astronomy-cosmology course through the Ball State University in Muncie, Indiana.

Past Events Hosted By This Ambassador:

Adult Astronomy Camp
Mt. Lemmon

Star Party
Shelby Farms

Yellowstone & Grand Teton National Parks Tour
Yellowstone National Park

Eclipse 2017 Prep Party
Library

Adult Astronomy Camp
Mt. Lemmon

Past Events Collaborated On By This Ambassador:

None So Far

Click here to view all upcoming events

Ambassador Directory: H
Ambassador Directory: Tennessee

Awards and Recognition   Solar System Exploration Roadmap   Contact Us   Site Map
NASA Official: Kristen Erickson
Advisory: Dr. James Green, Director of Planetary Science
Outreach Manager: Alice Wessen
Curator/Editor: Phil Davis
Webmaster: David Martin
> NASA Science Mission Directorate
> Budgets, Strategic Plans and Accountability Reports
> Equal Employment Opportunity Data
   Posted Pursuant to the No Fear Act
> Information-Dissemination Policies and Inventories
> Freedom of Information Act
> Privacy Policy & Important Notices
> Inspector General Hotline
> Office of the Inspector General
> NASA Communications Policy
> USA.gov
> ExpectMore.gov
> NASA Advisory Council
> Open Government at NASA
Last Updated: 8 Feb 2017