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Married to a brilliant engineer.
Father of two adventurous kids.
Proficient at zero gravity flips in multiple axes.

Executive Director, Yuri’s Night

Executive Director and Board Member for Yuri’s Night, a non-profit committed to training and developing the next generation of space industry leaders. In addition to supporting our namesake annual worldwide celebration of human spaceflight on April 12, we also produce annual events in LA, along the Space Coast of Florida, and alongside the International Astronautical Congress (IAC). Other hosted projects include SpaceKind Leadership Training, the Cosmic Odyssey Scholarship, and Mission: AstroAccess.

Supervisor of Inflight, Zero Gravity Corporation

Parabolic cabin crew training and supervision for specialized Flight Attendants aboard G FORCE ONE, a specially modified Boeing 727-200. Zero-G is a commercial company providing weightless experiences for research, education, media, and leisure in a Boeing 727-200. Since 2004, I’ve flown over 360 missions and over 8,200 parabolas.

President, Nova Bailey Consulting

“I am a subject matter expert and successful project manager for social media, events, education, outreach, microgravity environments, and scientific research. I work with individuals and teams to create new conversations that enable growth and mutual understanding.”

Board Member, ATHENA Rapid Response Innovation Lab

Board Memeber and former Executive Director for the Alexandria, VA, non-profit ATHENA Rapid Response Innovation Lab. We empower people with tools and training at the point of need. During the pandemic, we ran a drive-in theater that raised over $100,000 for local charities!

Energy Portfolio Manager, Nation of Makers

Supporting the US Department of Energy’s American Made Challenges program as a contractor to Nation of Makers. We are connecting innovators in the renewable energy sector with opportunities, makerspaces, and support networks across the country.

Find out more about my work experience on LinkedIn.

I am constantly amazed by the power of individuals to change the world in radical and extraordinary ways.

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