Chief Scientist | NASA
Cynthia Evans is a practicing field scientist and has participated in several oceanographic
expeditions, desert research and technology studies (Desert RATS), and was a member of the 2015-16 Antarctic Search for Meteorites
field team. Evans has studied the geochemistry of ocean crusts; trained crews in Earth science and performed Earth Observations from the International Space Station (ISS) and Space Shuttle, also serving as an Associate ISS Program Scientist for Earth Observations; led the Image Science & Analysis Group, and served as the Astromaterials Curation Office Manager. Her latest position was the Division Chief of the Astromaterials Research and Exploration Science (ARES) Division at the Johnson Space Center (JSC).