Friday, May 28, 2010

SSC names associate director

STENNIS SPACE CENTER, Miss. - NASA announced Ken Human is the associate director of John C. Stennis Space Center, Miss. He'll support Stennis Director Patrick Scheuermann and Deputy Center Director Rick Gilbrech. Most recently, Human served as the deputy manager of the External Integration Office at NASA's Johnson Space Center in Houston, supporting the International Space Station Program, responsible for further development of international partnerships and collaborations, particularly with the Russian, Japanese, Canadian and European space agencies. Human began his NASA career at Stennis in 1978 as an attorney advisor in the legal office. Stennis is NASA's primary testing ground for rocket engines and propulsion systems, and is the agency's systems engineering center for applied science activities. (Source: NASA, 05/28/10)