Follow this link to skip to the main content
NASA Logo - Jet Propulsion Laboratory
+ View the NASA Portal

JPL Home Earth Solar System Stars & Galaxies Technology
The Solar System Ambassadors Program
Navigation Bar
Solar System Ambassador Profile

 
Janet Wood
 

     
 

Ambassador Since 2002

 
   
Visalia, California 93291
Click Here To Email Janet Wood.
 
 
 

Biographical Information:

 

 
Photo of Ambassador Janet Wood Janet Wood became a space science enthusiast after attending The Planetary Society's "Planetfest" in 1997, which took place in conjunction with the Mars Pathfinder Landing. She holds a Master's of Science degree in geoscience education from Mississippi State University. Her Solar System Ambassador lecture/slide presentations currently include "The Nine Planets", "The Many Faces of the Sun", "Mission to Mars", and "Volcanoes of the Solar System." Janet is an avid hiker, amateur geologist, and space science enthusiast. She lives in Visalia, California with her husband and two cats, and teaches there in the fashion department at College of the Sequoias.
 

 

Past events hosted by this Ambassador:

 
   
Mysterious Moons (Moonscapes)
LeConte Memorial

Volcanoes of the Solar System
College of the Sequoias

Volcanoes of the Solar System
Tulare Sunrise Rotary

Why Explore Space?
Southwest Junior High School

news articial
kids week Sequoia Mall

 
 

Click here to view all upcoming events

 

View other Solar System Ambassadors in California
View Solar System Ambassadors by state

This page was last updated October 11, 2013
USA.GOV   NASA Home Page Site Manager: Kay Ferrari
Webmaster: Daniel Sedlacko
Jet Propulsion Laboratory Home Page NASA Home Page California Institute of Technology Home Page Main Page Meet The Ambassadors Image Gallery Calendar of Events Mission Events Calendar Ambassador Spotlights Ambassadors in the News Directory of Ambassadors Related Links