Meet our Team

Ben Bank
Chief Financial Officer
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Nicole N. Barnes
Manager of Direct Response Giving
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Bruce Betts
Chief Scientist
LightSail Program Manager
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Scott Booher
Director of Development
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Merc Boyan
Visual Storyteller
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Richard Chute
Chief Development Officer
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Brendan Curry
Chief of Washington Operations
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Jason Davis
Editorial Director
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Casey Dreier
Chief Advocate & Senior Space Policy Adviser
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Danielle Gunn
Chief Communications Officer
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Mark Hilverda
Digital Specialist
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Kate Howells
Communications Strategy & Canadian Space Policy Adviser
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Mat Kaplan
Media Producer
Planetary Radio Host
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Emily Lakdawalla
Solar System Specialist
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Melanie Lam
Membership Manager
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Stephanie Lam
Data Processing Manager
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Tami Lin
Membership Associate
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Brian Murphy
Manager of Major Gifts
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Bill Nye
Chief Executive Officer
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Andrew Pauly
Director of Marketing
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Eduardo Ramirez
Accountant
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Brandon Schoelz
Systems Administrator
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Pamela Tuchscherer
Membership Processing and Fulfillment Clerk
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Jennifer Vaughn
Chief Operating Officer
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Linda Wong
Administrative Assistant
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Robin Young
Donor Relations Manager
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