Jerrad Alexander is an objects conservator specializing in aerospace objects and other large technology. He served in the U.S. Air Force as an Aircraft Armament Systems Specialist and Flight Engineer.
Read moreColleen E. Anderson
Dr. Colleen Anderson is a historian of technology, with an emphasis on popular perceptions of Cold War space technologies. She is curator of the post-1945 Rockets and Missiles collection.
Read moreJohn Anderson
Dr. John D. Anderson, Jr. graduated from the University of Florida with High Honors and a Bachelor of Aeronautical Engineering Degree in 1959, and from The Ohio State University with a PhD in Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering in 1966.
Read moreMariah Baker
Dr. Mariah Baker joined the Center for Earth and Planetary Studies as a post-doctoral fellow in 2019, after receiving her Ph.D. from Johns Hopkins University.
Read moreShannon Baldioli
Shannon Baldioli coordinates the Education Department’s teacher professional development efforts, including both local and national programs. She also spent nearly four years working with the Museum’s Explainers Program at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center.
Read moreMaria Banks
Maria Banks received a PhD in geology and planetary science from the University of Arizona. Her graduate studies primarily involved the study of glaciers and ice sheets, climate change, and ice-related erosional and depositional landforms on Earth and Mars.
Read moreMaggie Bearden
Maggie Bearden joined the Museum as an objects conservator in 2019. She holds a B.A. with majors in Art Conservation and Art History from the University of Delaware, and a M.S.
Read moreElizabeth Beesley
Elizabeth Beesley is an objects conservator and began working at the Museum in 2017. She holds an MEng in Materials Science from the University of Oxford, an MA in Principles of Conservation, and an MSc in Conservation for Archaeology and Museums, both from University College London.
Read moreLaura Blanton
Laura Blanton serves as the Holt Scholars Coordinator at the National Air & Space Museum Mall Building. In this capacity, she develops and implements educational programming for middle school students and teachers in the Washington D.C. area.
Read moreMarcy Borger
Marcy Borger began working at the National Air and Space Museum in 2008 and has worked on a variety of projects including collections rehousing and surveying, artifact storage planning and upgrades, photography, inventory, and emergency preparation.