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Evelyn Vidal-Roles

Evelyn Vidal-Roles

Office Manager

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Evelyn Vidal-Roles is the office manager for the Space Technology Mission Directorate at NASA Headquarters. Previously, she served in this capacity for the Office of the Chief Technologist, the office she joined at its inception in February 2010 when Bobby Braun was announced as the NASA Chief Technologist. Vidal-Roles was offered the position to assist Dr. Braun in establishing the office, and since then, she has served as a technical expert advisor, providing strategic guidance across the organization.

Prior to joining OCT, Vidal-Roles served as the Management Analyst for the Exploration System Mission Directorate (ESMD). In this capacity, she maintained an overall view of the organizational structure and management of human resources, workforce, facilities, and resources needed for ESMD to accomplish its programmatic goals and objectives. 
In 1995, she went on a special assignment to work at the Executive Office of the President to support the Office of Science and Technology Policy. Vidal-Roles served as the advisor to the National Science and Technology Council, wherein she managed and executed a wide range of administrative duties for the Presidential Office’s science initiatives and programs. She coordinated and made recommendations for the Office’s response to proposed changes to the NSTC/PCAST procedures, planning and policy matters.

STMD Leadership

Executive Officer

Associate Administrator

Prasun Desai

Deputy Associate Administrator

Walt Engelund

Deputy Associate Administrator for Programs

G. Michael Green

Deputy Associate Administrator for Management/Chief of Staff

Derek Wang

Director of Communications

Voleak Roeum

Director of Resources Management

Alesyn Lowry

Director for Strategic Planning and Integration

Michelle Munk

Acting Chief Architect

Jeffrey Sheehy

Chief Engineer

Jenn Gustetic

Director of Early Stage Innovations and Partnerships

Niki Werkheiser

Director of Technology Maturation

Trudy Kortes

Director of Technology Demonstrations

Chris Baker

Program Executive

Evelyn Vidal-Roles

Office Manager