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Chris Thompson


New Ambassador For 2014

Marietta, Georgia 30067
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Biographical Information:


Photo of Ambassador Chris Thompson Chris Thompson is a Human Resources professional with a passion for the United States' space program. He holds a M.A. in Industrial and Organizational Psychology and a BS in Psychology. He has taught for Georgia State University’s Saturday School for Scholars and Leaders as well as numerous classroom presentations to public schools in several states over the past 25 years.

Chris is a member of the Meteorite Association of Georgia. He is an active collector, and enjoys sharing his material through hands-on activities with students of all ages. His work experience includes time at the Johnson Space Center in Houston. His interest in the space program began as a child watching the earliest US manned flights and has continued to grow through opportunities to experience space program launches from Florida and attend lectures by astronauts and space program participants at public venues including NASA Centers.

Becoming a Solar System Ambassador allows Chris to share his love of space with more people through the activities with partner institutions in the Atlanta area.



Past events hosted by this Ambassador:

A Closer look at the Moon
Atlanta Classical Christian Acad

Moon Rocks and Meteorites
Birmingham Falls Elementary Scho

Moon Rocks and Meteorites
Georgia State University

Moon Rocks and Meteorites
Johnson Ferry Christian Academy

Sixth Grade Space Science
McClesky Middle School


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