Ann Hutchison Jan. 30, 2002
NASA Ames Research Center, Moffett Field, Calif.
Phone: 650/604-3039 or 650-604-9000
NOTE TO EDITORS: Bay Area news media representatives are invited to an informal, 30-minute media opportunity with new NASA Administrator Sean OKeefe on Friday, Feb. 1, from 12:45 p.m. to 1:15 p.m. PST at NASA Ames Research Center. Reporters wishing to attend must notify Ann Hutchison at 650/604-3039 no later than 10 a.m. Friday, Feb. 1. To reach NASA Ames, take the Moffett Field exit off U.S. 101 and drive east to Moffett Federal Airfield. Inform the security guard at the main gate that you are here to attend the NASA Administrators media opportunity and receive directions to the Administration Building, N-200. Media representatives must bring a photo I.D. and press credentials. Please plan to arrive at the main gate no later than 12:15 p.m. and meet in the Administration Building lobby no later than 12:30 p.m. PST. Parking will be available on Arnold Drive and on Bush Circle to the right of the Administration Building.
NEW NASA ADMINISTRATOR OKEEFE TO VISIT AMES RESEARCH CENTER
NASAs new Administrator, Sean O'Keefe, will make his first visit to Ames Research Center on Friday, Feb. 1, as he continues his tour of the Agency's 10 field centers.
O'Keefe will be available to speak informally with news media representatives from 12:45 p.m. to 1:15 p.m. PST in the Administration Building (Bldg. N-200) Committee Room.
O'Keefe was sworn in Dec. 21, 2001 as the agency's 10th administrator, following his confirmation by the U.S. Senate on Dec. 20, 2001. President George W. Bush nominated him for the position on Nov. 14, 2001.
OKeefes biography and official portrait are available at: http://www.nasa.gov/bios/okeefe.html
Ames Research Center is NASAs center of excellence for information systems and technology, and leads the Agencys efforts in nanotechnology, biotechnology and air traffic management, among other areas.
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