Ability to make connections, see opportunities, and pull ideas and people together
Advanced surfaces, assembly design, rapid prototyping, and master modeling with the most advanced packages available
Empathy for others, example of personal investment, and identification with the team’s success
For two years after high school, John performed humanitarian service and picked up his habit for exotic fruit smoothies and heavy black bean stews
Graduating as chairman of the Society of Manufacturing Engineers, John left the Utah mountains ready to roll
Working the 737 production floor in Seattle Washington, John implemented innovations and improvements to processes, production parts, manufacturing tools, and program management
John touched down in Houston to shepherd in installation of Life Support Systems hardware as NASA staffed the ISS up to six crew
John joined Boeing's Beachhead in Cleveland to develop in-space nuclear fuel enrichment and large manned vehicle payload fairing technology. He also began flying!
John earned his master's degree in astronautical engineering from USC to step into a more pure form of rocket science
Tackling numerical analysis and optimization of NASA’s next rocket’s trajectories, John quite literally charted the course for the next wave of human space exploration.
John swims deeper into impactful design as an independent contractor consultant
Mechanical Engineer and M.D.
Senior Stress Analyst