Stephanie Luongo is currently a Systems Engineer at Sierra Nevada Corporation Space Systems in Louisville, Colorado. For the past 2 years she has led the Avionics subsystem test and integration effort for the first full-scale engineering test article of the Dream Chaser vehicle. She holds both a bachelor’s and master’s degree in Electrical Engineering and is also pursuing a Master of Science in Aerospace Engineering. Stephanie is a licensed Professional Engineer in the State of the Nevada. The Dare to Dream scholarship assisted Stephanie with her Instrument rating. Since then, she has learned to fly Gliders and is currently pursing her Commercial certificate.
2015 Update: Stephanie has left her position at Sierra Nevada Corporation and is currently pursuing her Master’s Degree in Flight Test Engineering at the National Test Pilot School in Mojave, CA!