While attending space camp as a young boy, South Fulton, Tenn. native, Jason Kelley, became inspired to dream of a career in aeronautics. His dream became a reality, and today he is an operations support manager at NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center. In this episode Jason, who was back home to explore Discovery Park’s “Astronaut” exhibit with his son, shares how he turned his childhood dream to work for NASA into a reality. His story reminds listeners of the important role educators play in the lives of the students they touch and how they never know when they may be inspiring another career in space.
Then, go behind the scenes at Discovery Park to find our more about the Sultana Disaster with Zach Rea.