NASA World Wind Project Manager
NASA has a motto, ‘for the benefit of all.’ In this spirit, NASA World Wind helps the world advance innovative solutions for spatial data in the realm of Free and Open Source Software for Geospatial (FOSS4G) data. For his work on NASA World Wind, Patrick was awarded the NASA Exceptional Achievement Medal.
Patrick graduated with a Masters in geology and a teaching credential. Before joining NASA, Patrick worked for a couple years as a High School science teacher in the classroom and then as a California-Licensed Professional Geologist in the geotech industry.