Joan Misner

Systems Engineer at Blue Origin


Don't compare your path to others.

What do you do?

Integration of space launch vehicle (requirements and testing)

Why did you choose this field?

I am an aspiring astronaut and wanted to work in the space industry. I also like problem solving

What do you look at and think, "I wish younger me would have known this was possible"?

Approved Patent, Engineer in the Space Industry, and Flight on fighter jet

Why do you love working in STEM?

I look forward to helping design the next orbital rocket. I wake up every morning pinching myself because i am working at my dream job.

Best advice for next generation?

Don't compare your path to others. I graduated college later than i wanted to. But that did not stop me from achieving my dreams and being successful.

Inspo quote / fun fact / role model

“Being good at math doesn't depend on how "smart" we are. It simply depend son our willingness to work hard, and to fail, and to try again.”

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