Black women continue to lead as Vanessa Wyche takes on the role of Deputy Director of the NASA Johnson Space Center.
I am incredibly humbled to take on this role at JSC, and also excited to assist Mark with leading the home of human spaceflight,” Wyche said in a statement Wednesday of her appointment as center deputy director.
“I look forward to working with the talented employees at JSC as we work toward our mission of taking humans farther into the solar system.”
Congratulations to our new deputy director, Vanessa Wyche! Vanessa will assist @DirectorMarkG in leading our center, which has nearly 10,000 civil service and contractor employees and a broad range of human spaceflight activities. Details: https://t.co/J7hXu2I5AP pic.twitter.com/njdTaF0G3b
— Johnson Space Center (@NASA_Johnson) August 8, 2018
To learn more about Vanessa Wyche visit NASA here.