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Adam Pender


Ambassador Since 2010

Littleton, Colorado 80127
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Biographical Information:


Photo of Ambassador Adam Pender Adam Pender is originally from Minnesota, and has a Bachelor's and Master's Degree in Aerospace Engineering from Purdue University. He currently lives in Denver, Colorado, where he works for an aerospace company. He has been involved in many space exploration missions, including Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter, Phoenix, Mars Science Laboratory, Juno, and GRAIL. From 2006-2008, he was assigned to work on-site at JPL on the Mars Science Laboratory descent stage propulsion system. Adam deeply believes in the importance of space exploration, and in inspiring America's youth to pursue interests in science and technology.


Past events hosted by this Ambassador:

365 Days of Astronomy Webcast: Introduction to Astrophotography
365 Days of Astronomy (online)

Next Mars Rover Curiosity: Science Objectives and Technology In
Lookout Mountain Nature Center

Science and Engineering Class Lecture
Mountain Vista High School

Space Exploration Careers
West Leadership Academy

Why Go To Space?
Lookout Mountain Nature Center


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