Toronto, Ontario Canada
Tough means we are forever accountable for what we do or what we fail to do... Competent means we will never take anything for granted
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BASc - Engineering Science, Major in Aerospace Engineering
Operations Engineer - Robotics Flight Controller
Canadian Space Agency
Kristen is currently working as a Flight Controller for the Canadian robotic systems on the International Space Station (ISS). She is one of only 14 Canadians to have ever received this certification. During Canadarm2 and Dextre operations, she works as part of the Mission Control team to execute a variety of tasks on the ISS, including spacewalks and capturing free-flyers. Kristen also trains astronauts and other Flight Controllers about these robots and how to operate them.