Meet our International MoonBase Alliance partners.
IMA Founder, Chairman, & Entrepreneur
Henk B. Rogers is an entrepreneur, chairman of the Pacific International Space Center for Exploration Systems (PISCES), owner of the Hawaii Space Exploration Analog and Simulation (HI-SEAS), on the Board of Governors of the National Space Society, and founder of the Intl. MoonBase Alliance.
Colonel Buzz Aldrin
Apollo 11 Astronaut & Global Statesman for Space
Buzz Aldrin is a graduate of the U.S. Military Academy at West Point and M.I.T. who flew jets for the Air Force during the Korean War, is the second human to step foot on the Moon, is a recipient of the Presidential Medal of Freedom, and a tireless advocate for human space exploration.
Ret. NASA EVA Systems Engineer
Rolf Erdmann worked in the Mission Operations Directorate at NASA’s Johnson Space Center in Houston, spent 11 years working for the United Space Alliance as a NASA-certified EVA Systems Engineer and EVA Liaison to Russia, 2000-2011.
Founder & CEO of Kelso Aerospace
Rob Kelso is a 37-year veteran of NASA’s Johnson Space Center, formerly a NASA Shuttle Flight Director at Mission Control, and is a member of the Board of Directors for the National Space Society.
Designer & Architect of the Future
Roger Dean is an English artist and designer, internationally renowned for his concept art for the rock bands Yes and Asia; publishing companies Dragons Dream and Paper Tiger; and Blue Planet Software and Tetris.
Astronautical Engineering Lecturer at USC
Thangavelu conducts the ASTE 527 Space Exploration Architectures Concept Synthesis Studio in the Department of Astronautical Engineering at USC, and teaches the ARCH 599 Extreme Environment Habitation Design Seminar in the School of Architecture.