Patrick Hess is the Planetarium Specialist and Educator at the Arvin Gottlieb Planetarium in Union Station Kansas City. He has been involved in many informal education projects in the area in order to bring special events and night-sky viewing opportunities to the KC community.
Patrick is a published psychology researcher and has been featured in many local publications and news segments as a voice of astronomy knowledge in the community. Patrick holds a BS Degree in Cognitive Psychology, as well as multiple minors in Mathematics and Statistical Methods.
Patrick enjoys singing songs about space accompanied by his ukulele and his 11-year-old Sun Conure/back-up singer, Helen.
Past Events Hosted By This Ambassador:
Mega-Moon Watch Party Union Station Kansas City
Yuri's Night Celebration The Arvin Gottlieb Planetarium at Union Station Kansas City
Astronomy Day Fun Science City at Union Station KC
Spacey Science Month at Science City Science City at Union Station, Kansas City