Max Corneau, is a retired Lieutenant Colonel (Sr. Space Officer), amateur astronomer, and master of public outreach. Max is also a Master Army Aviator and Airline Transport Pilot who began flying airplanes at age 13.
Max is a Life Member and former President of the Texas Astronomical Society of Dallas and an honorary member of the Northern Virginia Astronomy Club. Max's astronomical outreach has taken him to the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum and the U.S. Naval Observatory. He is also an at sea lecturer on cruise ships. In 2006, Max was elected to the Philosophical Society of Washington, the oldest scientific society in the nation's capitol.
Max possesses a B.S. in Aeronautical Science from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University and an M.S. from the College of Engineering at Boise State University.
Past Events Hosted By This Ambassador:
SpaceVenturing Pegasus Starship Restaurant
SciCo at the Dark Site Texas Astronomical Society Dark Site
Dobbs Elementary School Greater Outdoor Learning Day (GOLD) Dobbs Elementary School
COSMIC NASA Johnson Space Center SPECIAL EFFECTS FROM SPACE UTA Planetarium Collection and astrophotography by Max Corneau Dallas Public Library - J. Erik Jonsson Central Library
The Universe in a Nutshell Nebbie Williams Elementary
Past Events Collaborated On By This Ambassador:
International Observe the Moon Night Ginsburg Family Great Lawn @ Klyde Warren Park in Downtown Dallas