We had the pleasure of Astronaut, Nicole Stott, visit our Private Kindergarten students today! It was absolutely fascinating! Especially since she was featured in a Super Bowl commercial last Sunday! The students just loved her visit!
Nicole Marie Passonno Stott is an American engineer and a retired NASA astronaut. She served as a Flight Engineer on ISS Expedition 20 and Expedition 21 and was a Mission Specialist on STS-128 and STS-133. After 27 years of working at NASA, the space agency announced her retirement effective June 1, 2015. She is married to Christopher Stott, a Manx-born American space entrepreneur.