Cassie Kloberdanz Lee
Cassie Lee is the Director of Aerospace at Vulcan, Inc. where she leads the development of innovative space solutions in support of Paul G. Allen’s philanthropic initiatives. Prior to her work at Vulcan, Lee served as the Business Development Manager for Sierra Nevada Corporation’s Space Systems where she also held a variety of engineering roles on the Dream Chaser orbital vehicle program and co-led the advanced development team. Lee designed a graduate-level course at the University of Colorado Boulder in Aerospace Engineering Sciences and has led Media and Public Relations for SpaceX. She began her career as a Propulsion Engineer for NASA. Lee is a graduate of the University of Colorado Boulder and the University of Iowa and has served on the Embry Riddle University Commercial Spaceflight Office Advisory Board. Lee is a Co-Founder of the Brooke Owens Fellowship Program.