Dr. Andrew Aldrin serves as the President and CEO of the Aldrin Family Foundation. He is responsible for board governance and oversight of all Foundation initiatives, including ShareSpace Foundation, which ignites K-12 interest in STEAM fields and boosts scientific literacy, and Buzz Aldrin Enterprises, Inc., which promote the iconic space hero’s brand through public appearances.
In addition to his leadership role at the Aldrin Family Foundation, Andrew is an Associate Professor at Florida Institute of Technology (Florida Tech) and director of the Aldrin Space Institute, a multidisciplinary organization created to advance space exploration and development toward the goal of establishing and maintaining a permanent human presence on Mars. He is also the Director of the ISU-Center for Space Entrepreneurship and Commerce at Florida Tech, which is developing the next generation of leaders of the commercial space revolution. Andrew holds a Ph.D. in Political Science from UCLA.
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