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Senior Technical
Manager, Conjunction Assessment Risk Analysis (CARA) Program
NASA Goddard Space Flight Center/Code 590
V: 301-286-3155
C: 240-374-9146
F: 301-286-0365 e-mail:

Ms. Newman manages the NASA Conjunction Assessment Risk Analysis (CARA) program, which provides safety of flight services for NASA’s unmanned missions. She is also the Agency point of contact for Space Situational Awareness (SSA) for unmanned missions as part of the Agency’s Enterprise Protection Program. Previously, Ms. Newman spent 15 years as a Flight Dynamics Engineer, designing orbits and managing Flight Dynamics ground systems for a diverse set of spacecraft. She holds Masters and Bachelor of Science degrees in Aerospace Engineering from the University of Maryland, College Park.