Meet the ©LEGO Space Team
LEGO® Space Team
  • Kate: Command Pilot
  • Joined the LEGO Space Team in 2020
  • Education:
  • Bachelor's Degree in Aerospace Engineering
  • Master's Degree in Aerospace Engineering
  • Professional Background:
  • LEGO City commercial pilot
  • Favorite STEAM Subjects:
  • Engineering, Physics, and Robotics
  • Fun Facts:
  • Rides her motorcycle around the country visiting schools to talk about STEAM learning
  • Wants to open a sushi restaurant called Tunes and Tuna
LEGO® Space Team
  • Kyle: Pilot
  • Joined the LEGO Space Team in 2020
  • Education:
  • Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • Master's Degree in Aeronautical Engineering
  • Professional Background:
  • Pilot for the LEGO Postal Service
  • Favorite STEAM Subjects:
  • Science, Math, and Astronomy
  • Fun Facts:
  • Always looking for learning opportunities, often asks other members of crew to teach him about their roles
  • Lead singer for Taylor Swift cover band call the Tay-Tay Tones
LEGO® Space Team
  • Maria: Flight Director
  • Joined the LEGO Space Team in 2020
  • Education:
  • Bachelor's Degree in Biomedical Engineering
  • Master's Degree in Computer Engineering
  • Professional Background:
  • Software Engineer at LEGO Spaceport
  • Flight Controller at LEGO Spaceport
  • Favorite STEAM Subjects:
  • Engineering, Biology, and Computer Science
  • Fun Facts:
  • Teaches computer programming in underserved communities
  • Started breakdancing when she was 7
  • Captains her own dance squad, "Bricks and Beats"
LEGO® Space Team
  • Daniel: Program Manager
  • Joined the LEGO Space Team in 2020
  • Education:
  • Bachelor's Degree in Biomedical Engineering
  • Master's Degree in Computer Engineering
  • Professional Background:
  • Software Engineer at LEGO Spaceport
  • Flight Controller at LEGO Spaceport
  • Favorite STEAM Subjects:
  • Engineering, Biology, and Computer Science
  • Fun Facts:
  • Teaches computer programming in underserved communities
  • Started breakdancing when she was 7
  • Captains her own dance squad, "Bricks and Beats"
LEGO® Space Team
  • Avery: Engineer
  • Joined the LEGO Space Team in 2020
  • Education:
  • Bachelor's Degree in Aerospace Engineering
  • Master's Degree in Systems Engineering
  • Professional Background:
  • Intern in propulsion engineering
  • Design engineer at LEGO Spaceport
  • Favorite STEAM Subjects:
  • Physics, Engineering, and Chemisty
  • Fun Facts:
  • Started an all-girls space engineering camp to share her passion and knowledge
  • Training for the World's Strongest Womain competition
LEGO® Space Team
  • Zach: Ground Systems Technician
  • Joined the LEGO Space Team in 2020
  • Education:
  • Bachelor's Degree in Aerospace Engineering
  • Professional Background:
  • Hydraulics technician working with rockets
  • Favorite STEAM Subjects:
  • Marine Biology, Space Science, and Engineering
  • Fun Facts:
  • Volunteers as as science fair judge at schools all over the country
  • Spends his days off at the beach
  • Likes nothing more than hanging ten and catching a gnarly wave
LEGO® Space Team
  • Leo: Safety Officer
  • Joined the LEGO Space Team in 2020
  • Education:
  • Bachelor's Degree in Biomedical Engineering
  • Master's Degree in Engineering Management
  • Professional Background:
  • Health and Safety Specialist
  • Systems Engineer
  • Favorite STEAM Subjects:
  • Biology, Engineering, Physics
  • Fun Facts:
  • Volunteers doing safety inspections for non-profit organizations that build homes for families in-need
  • Is an extreme snowboarder
LEGO® Space Team
  • Sofie: Science
  • Joined the LEGO Space Team in 2020
  • Education:
  • Ph.D. in Planetary Science
  • Professional Background:
  • University researcher
  • Aerospace technology scientist
  • Favorite STEAM Subjects:
  • Astronomy, Geology, Astrophysics
  • Fun Facts:
  • Does free lectures at the local planetarium to get kids excited about science and space
  • Likes thinking up new cooking recipes
  • Is a barbecue pitmaster and loves having the team as taste-testers
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