Kevin Gallagher has maintained an interest in astronomy and space exploration, since he was about 10 years old, during the Gemini, and then Apollo Missions. His interest in these subjects led him to pursue a career in science and engineering. He has served as both Vice President and President of his local astronomy club in New Jersey.
Kevin has been an active participant in a number of Industry and Academic organizations during his career as an executive, and also served on the Board of Visitors of the Newark College of Engineering of New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT).
He has authored numerous articles on personal care ingredients, and has 7 commercialized US patents. In April 2016, Kevin was awarded the prestigious “Lifetime Achievement Award” in Paris. Kevin’s educational background includes a BS in Chemical Engineering from NJIT, a Certificate in Financial Controls from New York University and the Senior Executive Program of the London Business School.
Past Events Hosted By This Ambassador:
Key West Public Library Book Fair Monroe County Library
Key West Kid's Show Horace O'Bryant School,
Mars = Can We Live There? Oak Hill Academy
Mars, Can We Live There? Monroe County Library - Key West
NASA's Search for Water and Life in the Universe (At the Basilica School, Key West) Basilica School of St. Mary Star of the Sea