FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
February 21, 2018
President of Coalition for Deep Space Exploration To Join National Space Council Users’ Advisory Group
WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Coalition for Deep Space Exploration (Coalition) is proud to announce that President and CEO, Dr. Mary Lynne Dittmar, is anticipated to join the National Space Council Users’ Advisory Group (UAG) as a member. This group will represent the perspectives, interests and expertise of industry and other non-federal entities to the National Space Council.
“It is an honor and privilege to be nominated to the Users’ Advisory Group advising the National Space Council as they determine critical next steps supporting American leadership in human space exploration, science and commerce,” said Dittmar. “Once the process is complete, I look forward to working with the Administration to explore synergies across the government, the aerospace industry and representatives of other industries as we work together to enhance America’s innovation and leadership in space. In addition, I will be proud to represent the diverse membership of the Coalition and the interests of the large and small firms at the leading edge of U.S. manufacturing, aerospace engineering, new technology development, space science and human exploration.”
About the Coalition for Deep Space Exploration
The Coalition for Deep Space Exploration is a national organization of more than 70 space industry businesses and advocacy groups focused on ensuring the United States remains a leader in space, science and technology. Based in Washington D.C., the Coalition engages in outreach and education reinforcing the value and benefits of human space exploration and space science with the public and our nation’s leaders, building lasting support for a long-term, sustainable, strategic direction for our nation’s space program.
Lauren Quesada – Griffin Communications Group