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Kathryn D. Sullivan

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Kathryn D. Sullivan
  • First American woman to walk in space
  • Appointed by President Reagan to the National Commission on Space
  • Appointed by President Clinton as Chief Scientist of National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
  • Elected as fellow of the American Association for Advancement of Science and American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics
  • Member of the Wood's Hole Oceanographic Institute Corporation
  • Member of the Society of Woman Geographers
  • Received the Ten Outstanding Young People of the World Award from Jaycees International
  • Received the U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation's Lone Sailor award