Meet the NSSA Team

Our team is comprised of dedicated professionals and subject matter experts with extensive experience across a broad spectrum of issue areas, including national security space policy, legislative and budgetary components, workforce development, and more.

Jim Frelk

Jim Frelk

Vice Chair, Moorman Center
Danica Giermann

Danica Giermann

Marketing
Steven D. Jacques

Steve Jacques

USAF (Ret), Executive Director and Founder, NSSA; Managing Partner, Velos
Jeffrey T. Ley

Jeffrey T. Ley, CEM, CMM

Chief Operations and Development Officer
Matt McNitt

Matt McNitt

Director, Operations
Kayla Miller

Kayla Miller

Manager of Association Development
Mike Tierney

Mike Tierney

Chief, Legislative Affairs
Leonor Tomero

Leonor Tomero

Chair, NSSA Education and Workforce Development Center
Christopher A. Williams

Christopher A. Williams

Chair, Moorman Center for Space Studies