Management & Advisors


M. Brian Barnett

CEO

M. Brian Barnett is a senior executive, entrepreneur, management consultant, project manager, and scientist, with nearly 30 years of experience in the commercial and civil space industries, and the mobile satellite services Industry.

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Dr. Mark Matossian

Co Founder, Aerospace Engineer

Senior executive spanning business development, engineering and international operations. Proven success in multiple verticals including synthetic aperture radar (SAR) and...

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Jon David Cunningham

CFO

JC is a seasoned management/financial consultant with over 27 years of hands-on experience in launching new businesses, diversifying revenue lines and growing overall enterprise value for founders, shareholders and employees within

Dr. Alan Stern

Sr. Technical Advisor

Former NASA Associate Administrator. Planetary Scientist. Suborbital Astronaut. Pilot. Author. Speaker. Dr. Stern was the mission leader for the highly successful New Horizons mission that flew by Pluto in 2015 as documented in his riveting new book, Chasing New Horizons

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Frankie Arvelo

Corporate Counsel

Frankie Arvelo is an experienced attorney with a demonstrated history of working with founders on issues that shape their companies. He’s operated on both sides of exit events and has helped founders reach successful exits.

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Nick Jacobs

Advisor - Telecom Industry

Nick is a well-known and successful IT Sales lead with over 10 years of Sales leadership in the Systems Integration, Consulting and Outsourcing business. He is currently part of the Strategic...

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Dr. Pat Hynes

Advisor

Curator, International Symposium for Personal & Commercial Spaceflight. Connector among NASA, government, global commercial space industry & academic communities. Major purpose; Increase access to space for humans and cargo.

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Dr. James Vanderploeg

Investor and former Chief Medical Officer, Virgin Galactic

Dr. James M. Vanderploeg, MD, MPH is an Adjunct Professor of Aerospace Medicine in the Department of Preventive Medicine and Community Health at the University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas.

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Mr. Charles D.Walker

World's first Commercial Astronaut, Solstar Advisor

Charlie Walker is former President of the National Space Society and has flown three times on the Space Shuttle. Since 1986, Mr. Walker has held several...

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Solstar Support Team


Paul Frey

Space And Ground Operations

Stephen Barnett

Manager, Customer Service & Operations

Charlie Whetsel

Senior Linux Programmer

Ian Kelly

Senior Programmer

Isabella Rosetta Barnett

Social and Environmental Responsibility Coordinator & Graphic Design

Leif Rasmussen

Analyst

Tasmia Tahmid

Satellite Engineering and Regulatory

Carlos Ivorra

Communications Coordinator