Michael Johanson has over 28 years of experience in engineering, operations, project and program management, strategy, partnership and business development. His experience includes work at McDonnell Douglas Aerospace, Northrop Grumman and several other small business leaders in support of multiple NASA and DoD customers. Mr. Johanson has a proven track record in product life-cycle development from concept definition, design, development, and fabrication to system assembly, integration, test, launch, operations and return. His program and project management experience includes efforts in support of domestic and international launch and transport vehicles, on-orbit carriers, microgravity science payloads and the NASA operations centers. Mr. Johanson serves as Co-Chairman of Ohio Aerospace Day in support of the State’s legislative Ohio Aerospace and Aviation Technology Committee.
Mr. Johanson earned a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering from the University of Tennessee and a Master’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Tennessee Space Institute.