Lisa Guerra

Senior Technical Advisor, Nasa Office Of The Administrator
NASA

Lisa Guerra has 30 years of experience in the NASA aerospace community. Ms. Guerra is currently affiliated with the Office of the Administrator at NASA Headquarters as a Senior Advisor working a wide range of Agency issues, particularly initiatives around program management; acquisition strategy; and NASA’s workforce and operating model. She recently fulfilled an assignment from NASA to establish a space systems engineering curriculum at The University of Texas at Austin, as a pilot for national dissemination through the Space Grant Consortia. While at UT-Austin, Ms. Guerra also contributed to the NSF-sponsored UTeachEngineering Program, developing a model high school engineering course. Ms. Guerra is the recipient of the NASA Exceptional Service Medal; the NASA Outstanding Leadership Medal; and the Presidential Rank Award. Ms. Guerra earned a B.S in Aerospace Engineering and a B.A. in English from the University of Notre Dame, and a Master of Science in Engineering from UT Austin.



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