Elena Einstein, Ed.D., leads the contracts portfolio for the NASA Academic Research Mission Services program. Previously, she was Senior Contracts Manager at L3Harris and has 11 years of experience with The Boeing Company in satellites and space launch programs. She is an adjunct professor at University of La Verne teaching Diversity Management.
Elena holds a doctorate from Pepperdine University, MSLM from University of La Verne, and a BS from Cal Poly Pomona. Recently she co-authored a book on Women in Leadership: Work-Family Integration as a member of the Work-Life Integration Project. She is a member of the Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) Committee.