|15th Deputy Administrator of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration|
|Assumed office |
June 21, 2021
|Preceded by||James Morhard|
Pamela Ann Melroy
September 17, 1961
Palo Alto, California, U.S.
|Alma mater||Wellesley College (BA)|
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MS)
Time in space
|38d 20h 6m|
|Selection||1994 NASA Group|
|Missions||STS-92, STS-112, STS-120|
Pamela Ann Melroy (born September 17, 1961) is a retired United States Air Force officer and a former NASA astronaut. She is the Deputy Administrator of NASA since 2021 during the Joe Biden administration. She served as pilot on Space Shuttle missions STS-92 and STS-112 and commanded mission STS-120 before leaving the agency in August 2009.
References[change | change source]
- "NASA - Veteran Astronaut Pam Melroy Leaves NASA". www.nasa.gov.
- "Rochester woman to be inducted into US Astronaut Hall of Fame". WSYR. 2020-01-25. Retrieved 2020-01-26.
- "1-on-1 with Pamela Melroy: Rochester native to be inducted in Astronaut Hall of Fame". RochesterFirst. 2020-01-24. Retrieved 2020-01-26.