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Janet Wood


Ambassador Since 2002

Visalia, California 93291
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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:

Mars The Continuing Quest
LeConte Memorial

Views of the Solar System
Farmersville Elementary School

Views of the Solar System
Freedom Elementary School

Views of the Solar System
Visalia Lion's Club

Volcanoes of the Solar System
Lemoore Rotary Club


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