Speaker Date Topic
Alan Wylie May 06, 2021 6:00 PM
History of United States Space Program!
History of United States Space Program!

Join us as we welcome guest speaker, Alan Wylie! Alan will talk about his exciting work with the NASA space program of 43 years where he served as navigation flight controller for all Apollo lunar landing missions and for Space Shuttle rendezvous missions, before retiring in 2010. His presentation will also reference many of the space program heros.

Alan joined Space Center Rotary in 1975 and has been involved in Rotary Youth Exchange for 33 years. He was Youth Exchange Officer for District 5890 for 20+ years, served as Chair of RI Rotary Youth Exchange 2013/14, and is currently serving as RYE Mentor for D5890.

A graduate of Kilgore High School and Texas Tech University, Alan met his wife, Gaye, through Rotary Youth Exchange. They’ve been married for 14 years and are proud parents of 6 children and 12 grandchildren. Alan is an avid golfer and member of University of Baptist Church. This will be an exciting and interesting presentation - join us via Zoom: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/8610587335?pwd=SFpoNUk4TFFyZkJEL0tpbUxLa2tBUT09
Meeting ID:  861 0587 335